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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales



D11 Matriline (6 whales in 2016)

Christie (D11) - adult female born in 1975 with three offspring: Fisher (D17), Ashby (D25) and Hedley (D28)

Fisher (D17) - adult female born in 1990 with two offspring; Shearwater (D21) and Kiwash (D26)

Shearwater (D21) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2004

Ashby (D25) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2007

Kiwash (D26) -  young whale of unknown sex born in 2010

Hedley (D28) - young whale of unknown sex born in 2013





Whale News


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Photo: Lee Barrett-Lennard
Ashby (D25) traveling with the D11 and D7 matriline off Goose Bank, central coast of British Columbia.

Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
Fisher (D17) with a new calf D26 born in 2010.