whales

Whale watchers witness battle of behemoths in waters off Vancouver Island

Several whale-watching boats at the western edge of the Salish Sea off Jordan River on Vancouver Island spotted a group of transient orcas.

Baby boom makes eighth killer whale in endangered population off B.C. coast

Eighth calf has been born to the so-called J-pod of southern resident killer whales that's been growing over the past year.

New calf born to endangered orca population in British Columbia waters

Baby named L123 is the seventh calf born into the Southern Resident population in the past year.

New calf dubbed J53 joins endangered whale population plying B.C. waters

Baby whale was about 10 days old when it was first seen swimming in the Haro Strait.

NOAA biologists use drone to capture images of endangered orcas, track their health

Drone flights near Washington's San Juan Islands captured striking photographs of all 81 members of the small population of orcas.

First humpback whales of season arrive in Hawaii waters; feds warn boaters to watch out

Whales spotted near Niihau and Kauai islands - and officials are warning boaters to avoid them.

Panel should have considered whales when it reviewed pipeline proposal: lawyer

Review panel's failure to consider Canada's official recovery strategy for humpback whales negated the federal government's approval, says lawyer.

New hydrophones monitor ship noise in Salish Sea in bid to help B.C. whales

Underwater noise identified as a threat to orcas living in the waters between Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

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.

Whale watching in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest

A location too beautiful to be disturbed by energy projects.