Whale News



Introducing Springer's Calf - Spirit

After many suggestions, input and votes from the public, the Northern Resident Killer Whale naming committee agreed Spirit was the best name for the calf. [Learn more]



Help Support Research!

donation to the Cetacean Research Program and/or Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program helps fund important, conservation based research on wild orcas in Canada and around the world.  [Learn more

Cetacean Research at the Vancouver Aquarium
The Vancouver Aquarium’s mission is to effect the conservation of aquatic life.  Most of our website focuses on our wild cetacean research program; however, click here to read highlights of studies focused on cetaceans in the Aquarium’s care and on field studies research related to those on-site studies over the past twenty-five years.




July Whale News

The July issue of Whale News, the email newsletter of the Vancouver Aquarium Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program, is now available. See updates on the killer whales in BC, spring program updates and more [Read more]



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