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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales



B7 Matriline (7 whales in 2016)

Scarlett (B7) - adult female thought to have been born in 1947 with three offspring; Slingsby (B10), Yuculta (B13) and Klaskish (B14). 

Slingsby (B10) - adult male born in 1979 

Yuculta (B13) - adult male born in 1987

Klaskish (B14) - adult female born in 1991 with three offspring; Arrow (B16), Nasparti (B17) and Aster (B19)

Arrow (B16) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2004

Nasparti (B17) - young male born in 2008

Aster (B19) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2014




Whale News


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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
A member of the B7 matriline spyhops in front with Raven (B15) and Klaskish (B14) surfacing behind.