orcas

Researchers worried killer whale population will flatline with female deaths

The death of a single wild animal is not usually significant, but for an endangered species of killer whales the loss of a young female has some experts worried that the population may reach a point...

Drone captures photos of new endangered baby orca swimming alongside mother

Scientists captured photographs of orcas using a remote-controlled 'hexacopter' hovering 100 feet above ocean.
Lolita orca in captivity; early sea pen proposal for San Juan Island

Could Vancouver be home to the first sea sanctuary for cetaceans?

“Killer whales and belugas and dolphins are in captivity because the public allows it." — Whale Lab researcher Dave Duffus.