Tuesday, August 23, 2016
HMMA Update From August 22nd
At 0718 Colleen checked in with a report of Kaiwi (RK96) at the Outrigger Canoe Club. ID was made by tags K96/K97. At 0904 Gayle checked in with a report of Kawena (RH36) at Sandy Beach. ID was made by tags H36/H37. NOAA was notified. A team responded and Kawena was successfully vaccinated. At 0920 Karen T. checked in from Turtle Bay with a report of Honey Girl (R5AY) at the Keiki Pool with PO5. ID was made by tag 5AZ. The two seals did not appear to notice each other. Honey Girl would depart at 1300. At 1113 Carola checked in with a report of Ka'ale (RH32) at Mokuleia. Ka'ale initially hauled out at 1040. ID was made by tags H32/H33. At 1857 Anissa checked in with a report of Right Spot (R016) at North Beach at MCBH. ID was made by natural bleach.