Humpback Whale tail, Brier Island, Digby Neck, NS

Marine Mammal Study

Whale Watching from theboat in Brier IslandBrier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises is dedicated to the study of the unique animals and seabirds that inhabit the Bay of Fundy. Portion of fees helps to fund our ongoing research. We encourage and enjoy people to ask us about our efforts. Since 1984,  its researchers and naturalists have contributed to the study of these inhabitants.

During each cruise, our team of naturalists and researchers are involved in data collection and photographing of all species of whales and seabirds. All information that is collected during each field season is then compiled and made available to various research organizations around the world.

Brier Island Whale and Seabird Cruises, working together with these organizations, is working towards the maintenance of this critical habitat, and to provide education and public awareness. Here are links to some of these organizations:

For further information, please contact our offices at

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Now with some great images of recent sightings.