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Whale Sharks

Butanding Ahoy!

Juvenile whale shark ("butanding" - rhincodon typus) 1 km off Balesin Island in Lamon Bay, sighted at 11:30 AM on 15 May 2015. 

Photos courtesy of Stefano Marcelo.

Butanding (whale shark) and tuna spotted 1 km off St-Tropez Village on June 20, 2015. Photographs courtesy of Balesin member Dennis O. Valdes.


A couple of guests sighted and swam with 8 whale sharks with calf on the Lamon Bay side of the island in the mid-afternoon.