Meet the Whales
Southern Resident Killer Whales
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
*Southern Resident ID photos provided by the Center for Whale Research
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Photo: Joan Lopez
Echo (J42) playfully breaching next to mom Slick (J16).