Meet the Whales
Northern Resident Killer Whales
A30 Matriline (10 whales in 2012)
Tsitika (A30) - adult female thought to have been born in 1947 with two male offspring; Blackney (A38) and Pointer (A39)
Blackney (A38) - adult male born in 1970
Pointer (A39) - adult male born in 1975
Clio (A50) - adult female born in 1984 with two offspring; Bend (A72) and Klaoitsis (A84)
Blinkhorn (A54) - adult female born in 1989 with three offspring; Cedar (A75), Cutter (A86) and Cypress (A93)
Bend (A72) - young female born in 1999
Cedar (A75) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2001
Klaoitsis (A84) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2005
Cutter (A86) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2006
Cypress (A93) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2009
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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
Cedar (A75) in front with Cutter (A86) surfacing behind.