Weather hampers whale sightings

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Marga Goosen and volunteers at the Sanctuary Ocean Count Ahukini Landing site are distracted from their ocean scanning by a departing airline, Saturday.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Volunteers at the Sanctuary Ocean Count Kapaa Lookout site are joined by wild fowl scratching for food, Saturday.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Seventeen volunteers for the Sanctuary Ocean Count scan the ocean for signs of marine life, Saturday at the Kapaa Lookout site.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    John Burger listens to the spotter before training his binoculars on a sighting, Saturday at the Sanctuary Ocean Count at the Kapaa Lookout site.

KAPAA — “The whales are there,” said John Burger. “It’s just that we can’t see them.”

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