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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales

 

A CLAN
C1 POD


C10 Matriline (10 whales in 2016)
 

Koeye (C10) - adult female thought to have been born in 1971 with four offspring; Fifer (C13), Fin (C23), Naysash (C26) and Sweeper (C30). Her sons Gikumi (C20) and Cosmos (C17) died in 2008 and 2010 respectively

Fifer (C13) - adult female born in 1985 with tthree offspring; Kestrel (C24), Kelpie (C28) and Kipling (C32)

Fin (C23) - adult female born in 1998 with one offspring; Blackfly (C29)

Naysash (C26) - young female born in 2004 with one offspring; Finis (C33)

Kestrel (C24) - a young male born in 2000

Kelpie (C28) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2007

Blackfly (C29) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2009

Sweeper (C30) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2009

Kipling (C32) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2013

Finis (C33) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2014

 

 

Whale News

  

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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
The C10 matriline: Naysash (C10) in front with Fifer (C13) in the back and Koeye (C10) surfacing inbetween.


Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
Fin (C23) and her calf C29.