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Old 22 May 2016, 02:54   #1
Country: UK - England
Town: swindon
Boat name: ballistic
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Length: 7m +
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Basking sharks in SW

Any idea where the best place in the SW to see basking sharks are?

Is it too late in the season now?

This is one my too do list, and hoping to squeeze it in this year

Thanks for any info


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Old 22 May 2016, 03:00   #2
Country: UK - England
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It's early in the season.
Have a look here:
The Shark Trust - Basking Shark Sightings

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Old 24 May 2016, 15:48   #3
Country: UK - England
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Thanks for the info.
Looks like I still have time to plan a trip this year
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Old 25 May 2016, 01:54   #4
Country: UK - England
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we launched out of Newlyn and down to lands end we counted 26 in the bay a few years ago.
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