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Meet the Whales

Northern Resident Killer Whales

 

G CLAN
G1 POD


G29 Matriline (3 whales in 2010)
 

Hanna (G29) - adult female thought to have been born in 1970 with two offspring; Whidbey (G45) and M.B. (G46)

M.B. (G46) - adult female born in 1990 with one offspring, Petrel (G72).  M.B. is named after the late Dr. Michael Bigg, the pioneer of killer whale research in B.C., who died in 1990.

Whidbey (G45) - adult male born in 1988
*unfortunatley Whidbey died in 2010

Petrel (G72) - a young whale of undetermined gender born in 2004

 




 

 

 

Whale News

  

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Photo: Lance Barrett-Lennard
A member of the G29 matriline playfully doing barrel rolls.