Meet the Whales
Northern Resident Killer Whales
A30 Matriline (11 whales in 2016)
Tsitika (A30) - the family matriarch, an adult female thought to have been born in 1947 - Sadly Tsitika (A30) has passed away and is no longer available for adoption.
Blackney (A38) - adult male born in 1970
Pointer (A39) - adult male born in 1975 - Sadly Pointed (A39) has passed away and is no longer available for adoption
Clio (A50) - adult female born in 1984 with three offspring; Bend (A72), Klaoitsis (A84) and Alder (A99)
Blinkhorn (A54) - adult female born in 1989 with three offspring; Cedar (A75), Cutter (A86) and Nowell (A106)
Bend (A72) - adult female born in 1999 with one offspring; Jamieson (A108)
Cedar (A75) - female born in 2001 with one offspring; Kamux (A101)
Klaoitsis (A84) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2005
Cutter (A86) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2006
Alder (A99) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2011
Kamux (A101) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2012
Nowell (A106) - young whale of uknown sex born in 2013
Jamieson (A108) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2014
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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
Cedar (A75) in front with Cutter (A86) surfacing behind.