Blue Whales become common visitors to Skjálfandi Bay

In 2006, Húsavík whale watchers saw a surge in the number of humpback whales.  Two years later, even larger whales are visiting Skjálfandi Bay in record numbers.     One of the Humpback whales in Skjálfandi bay.     Why are so many oversized tourists visiting Húsavík? Alas, they are only here for the food……