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Check out the whale sightings map.

This data is maintained by SGHT.

South Georgia Island Cetacean Sightings

Filter the Species and Year to see sightings, click location points for details.

Note: To unselect all years/species press the X at the bottom of the map, you can then reselect them individually.

Instructions for Map
To deselect or select all, all press either:
To view the plots in a list press: at the bottom of the map.


The Cetacean Sightings map left, was prepared by Jessica Richardson of Duke University in collaboration with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Details of a paper published on the whale research from South Georgia Museum and Bird Island records can be found in the final article on the Inter-Research Endangered Species Research page.