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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales

 

G CLAN
G1 POD


G29 Matriline (2 whales in 2016)
 

Hanna (G29) - adult female thought to have been born in 1970 with one offspring, M.B. (G46). Her son Whidbey (G45) died in 2010 - Sadly Hanna passed away and is no longer available for adoption.

M.B. (G46) - adult female born in 1990 with one offspring; Petrel (G72).  M.B. is named after the late Dr. Michael Bigg, the pioneer of killer whale research in B.C., who died in 1990.

Petrel (G72) - a young whale of unknown sex born in 2004

 




 

 

 

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: Lance Barrett-Lennard
A member of the G29 matriline playfully doing barrel rolls.