By becoming a member of the Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program you will be directly supporting research on wild killer whales. Continuing research will lead to a better understanding of the whales, their place in the ocean ecosystem, and the conservation measures necessary to protect them.




Read news stories that feature the Marine Mammal Research Program. 


April 2017
A noisy Salish Sea threatens killer whales

October 2013
Puzzling change in killer whale behaviour

August 2013
Saving Sam: a rescue story