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1. Choose a WHALE

2. Select an ADOPTION PACKAGE 

3. ADOPT NOW and Pay Online

 

Meet the Whales

Southern Resident Killer Whales

 

J CLAN
J POD


J7 Matriline (4 whales in 2014)
 

Slick (J16) - adult female thought to have been born in 1972 with four offspring; Mike (J26), Alki (J36), Echo (J42) and Scarlet (J50).

Mike (J26) - adult male born in 1991

Alki (J36) - female born in 1999 with one calf, Sonic (J52). 

Echo (J42) - young female born in 2007

Scarlet (J50) - young female born in 2014

Sonic (J52) - young male born in 2015** Sadly Sonic has passed away and is no longer available for adoption

 

 

 

 

*Southern Resident ID photos provided by the Center for Whale Research 

 

 

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: Joan Lopez
Echo (J42) playfully breaching next to mom Slick (J16).