Meet T49A6

Meet T49A6

2022 has been a great year for new Bigg’s killer whale calves being born. Here is another little one that we saw numerous times this year. T49A6 was born early in 2022 and the mom is T49A (Nan). This is Nan’s 6th offspring, and so far she’s had 4 boys, and...
New Orca Calf in T37 Pod!

New Orca Calf in T37 Pod!

We have exciting news to share! The T37 pod has a brand-new calf! We had the good fortune of seeing the new calf within an hour of it being discovered during our trip on Saturday November 19. After first watching a minke whale and then a humpback whale early in our...
T65A Pod & T77 Pod in Hood Canal

T65A Pod & T77 Pod in Hood Canal

by Photographer/ Naturalist Bart Rulon We’ve seen a lot of the T77 pod traveling with the T65A pod so far this summer, and they spent several days in Hood Canal recently. The T65As are one of the few pods that regularly hunts in Hood Canal. Other pods have spent time...
Orca Awareness Month (June) Was Great for Whale Sightings

Orca Awareness Month (June) Was Great for Whale Sightings

June (Orca Awareness Month) was a great month for whale watching in the Salish Sea not only for orcas but for other species as well. We continued to have great sightings of multiple Bigg’s killer whale pods throughout the month including some days with several pods...