Posts tagged killer whales
Where Did the Whales Go?

Whale researchers across the Pacific Northwest usually receive alerts on their cell phones right about now to indicate that a family of southern resident orcas have returned to their annual summer home in the Salish Sea. But, so far, the phones have been quiet.

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Are You Familiar with New Whale Protection Rules?

Only 75 southern resident killer whales are left, and they continue to face serious threats, including noise from ships and boats. Underwater noise and physical disturbance adversely affects the whales as they heavily rely on sound so they can forage, navigate, and communicate.

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