Catalina Explorer
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Our Mission “At Catalina Explorer we are dedicated to connecting people to the wildlife along the coast and islands of southern California through education, tours, and support of ongoing non-invasive research.” Note from the Captain: Our credentials are listed below, but more importantly if you’d like to see what passengers thought about one of my trips and hear their reactions, check out the video on the right.” (During filming the engines of the boat were off and the boat was not moving. A patch of krill came up under the boat, we all held our breath and...well, you’ll see.                                          Capt. Carl Captain Carl Captain Carl has experience as a marine biologist, and as college faculty teaching marine biology and marine field ecology.  He has worked on whale watching, scientific research, and dive vessels in the Sea of Cortez, Islas San Benitos and Isla Guadalupe (off of Baja), San Diego, Dana Point, Avalon, both the Southern & Northern Channel Islands, Los Angeles, and Long Beach. more... Our Boat - the Magician The Magician is a 65’ U.S. Coast Guard inspected vessel designed for exploring the Channel Islands. She has onboard air compressors and Nitrox system for Scuba diving, ample seating and viewing areas, a full galley for hot meals, a hot shower to warm you up after being in the ocean, and 22 bunks for multi-day trips. more... Our Crew The crew members at Catalina Explorer are some of the best professionals in the business. We have divemasters, marine biologists, educators, marine mammal experts, and a chef that makes some of the best food anywhere. more... 
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Scuba Diving   Whale Watching   Pelagic Birding  Contact     About       Home
Our Mission “At Catalina Explorer we are dedicated to connecting people to the wildlife along the coast and islands of southern California through education, tours, and support of ongoing non-invasive research.” Note from the Captain: Our credentials are listed below, but more importantly if you’d like to see what passengers thought about one of my trips and hear their reactions, check out the video on the right.” (During filming the engines of the boat were off and the boat was not moving. A patch of krill came up under the boat, we all held our breath and...well, you’ll see.                                          Captain Carl Captain Carl has experience as a marine biologist, and as college faculty teaching marine biology and marine field ecology.  He has worked on whale watching, scientific research, and dive vessels in the Sea of Cortez, Islas San Benitos and Isla Guadalupe (off of Baja), San Diego, Dana Point, Avalon, both the Southern & Northern Channel Islands, Los Angeles, and Long Beach. Our Boat - the Magician The Magician is a 65’ U.S. Coast Guard inspected vessel designed for exploring the Channel Islands. She has onboard air compressors and Nitrox system for Scuba diving, ample seating and viewing areas, a full galley for hot meals, a hot shower to warm you up after being in the ocean, and 22 bunks for multi-day trips. Our Crew The crew members at Catalina Explorer are some of the best professionals in the business. We have divemasters, marine biologists, educators, marine mammal experts, and a chef that makes some of the best food anywhere.