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1. Choose a WHALE

2. Select an ADOPTION PACKAGE 

3. ADOPT NOW and Pay Online

 

Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales

 

A CLAN
D1 POD


D7 Matriline (8 whales in 2016)
 

Takush (D9) - adult female born in 1971 

Winchester (D10) - adult female born in 1978 - ** Sadly Winchester passed away and is no longer available for adoption.


Hakai (D12) - adult female born in 1982 with one offspring; Whisky (D20)

Cascade (D13) - adult female born in 1984 with three offspring; Gypsy (D19), Nowish (D23), and Fitz (D27)

Gypsy (D19) - a female born in 1998

Whisky (D20) - a female born in 2000 with one offspring; Nevay (D29)

Nowish (D23) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2005

Fitz (D27) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2012

Nevay (D29) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2014


 

 

 

Whale News

  

Whale updates are available to active members of the BC Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program who have adopted a wild killer whale or made a donation to the program. Please register for our online community, or login if you are already registered to view these whale updates.

              

  

 


 

 

 

 

 

 


Photo: Lee Barrett-Lennard
The D7 matriline traveling off Goose Bank, central coast of British Columbia.


Photo: Lee Barrett-Lennard
A member of the D7 matriline about to dive.