Several whale-watching boats at the western edge of the Salish Sea off Jordan River on Vancouver Island spotted a group of transient orcas.
Eighth calf has been born to the so-called J-pod of southern resident killer whales that's been growing over the past year.
Baby named L123 is the seventh calf born into the Southern Resident population in the past year.
Baby whale was about 10 days old when it was first seen swimming in the Haro Strait.
Drone flights near Washington's San Juan Islands captured striking photographs of all 81 members of the small population of orcas.
Whales spotted near Niihau and Kauai islands - and officials are warning boaters to avoid them.