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The Sanctuary Ocean Count is a tremendously popular annual event on the island of Oahu. For three hours on a designated day in February, volunteers station themselves at shoreline viewing sites around the island to count the number of humpback whales they see and document their behavior. At the end of the day the data is compiled to determine approximate population numbers and distribution patterns. (photo: Naomi McIntosh)

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