Become a key partner in the killer whale research effort!

 

Follow these steps to adopt a whale

 

1. Choose a WHALE

2. Select an ADOPTION PACKAGE 

3. ADOPT NOW and Pay Online

 

Adoption Packages

BC Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program Packages
All prices are in Canadian Dollars

 

 

Basic Adoption Package: ($64 plus shipping)

  • Adoption certificate
  • ID photo and biography of "your" whale
  • CD "Blackfish Sound" - featuring the sounds of BC's killer whales. Narrated by Dr. John K.B. Ford
  • Annual members' newsletter, "Blackfish Sounder"
  • Adoption membership for one full year which entitles you to receive email updates and the next issue of the Blackfish Sounder

  

Operation Orca Adoption Package: ($87 plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Basic Adoption package plus...

  

Discovery Adoption Package: ($120 plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Basic Adoption package plus...

  • The bestselling book, "Transients" by Dr. John K.B. Ford and Graeme M. Ellis
  • Current and past issues of the annual members' newsletter, "Blackfish Sounder".

   

Class Adoption Package: ($89 plus shipping)

Great for school groups! All the benefits of the Basic Adoption package plus...

  • Personalized Adoption Certificates for each student (includes up to 30 certificates, extra certificates cost $2 each)
  • Current and past issues of the annual member's newsletter, "Blackfish Sounder".

   

Pod Adoption Package: ($50 per whale plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Discovery Adoption package for your chosen pod. Choose a pod/ matriline at $50 per whale in the group. Minimum three whales per pod.

   

Research Patron: ($500 plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Discovery Adoption package plus...

  • Beautiful matted killer whale print by a Canadian artist.

   

Research Ambassador: ($1,200 and above plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Research Patron package plus...

  • Framed certificate and ID photo 

  

Annual Adoption Contribution: ($45 per whale)

  • Renews adoption for another year
  • Thank you gift and decal for adoption certificate
  • "Blackfish Sounder" newsletter  

 

         
To purchase or renew an adoption online  
click the appropriate button above      
 or Click Here for an adoption form that 
can be printed and mailed to our office  

 
 
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The Basic Adoption Pacakge comes      
with the items shown above       

 

 

 

      

Click here for more details on the shipping 

 

**Please note an adoption membership does not include a membership to the Vancouver Aquarium.