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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales

 

A CLAN
C1 POD


C10 Matriline (9 whales in 2010)
 

Koeye (C10) - adult female thought to have been born in 1971 with five offspring; Fifer (C13), Cosmos (C17), Fin (C23), Naysash (C26) and Sweeper (C30)

Fifer (C13) - adult female born in 1985 with two offspring; Kestrel (C24) and Kelpie (C28)

Cosmos (C17) - adult male born in 1989
*Cosmos is currently missing and not available for adoption at this time.

Fin (C23) - teenage female born in 1998 with one offspring, Blackfly (C29)

Naysash (C26) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2004

Kestrel (C24) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2000

Kelpie (C28) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2007

Blackfly (C29) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2009

Sweeper (C30) - young whale of undetermined gender born in 2009


 

 

Whale News

  

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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
The C10 matriline: Naysash (C10) in front with Fifer (C13) in the back and Koeye (C10) surfacing inbetween.


Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
Fin (C23) and her calf C29.