Wild Whales News

Unusual Grey Whale Mortality Event

(Photo Credit: Sarah Maria Curran) Grey Whale in San Francisco Bay Written by Olga Mosca - North Coast Cetacean Research Initiative - Research Assistant   Eastern Pacific Grey Whales are a large and slow-moving species of baleen whale that are found all along the...

A Bird’s Eye View: Using Drones to Study Killer Whales

This week on Ocean.org, learn how drone research at Ocean Wise's Coastal Ocean Research Institute is aiding efforts to save the Southern Resident population from extinction.  Watch the video HERE! Ocean Wise researchers, in partnership with NOAA's Southwest Fisheries...

Whales Need Beach Days Too!

Article By Kathryn Gibb, volunteer blogger with the BC Cetacean Sightings Network.  With summer upon us, we’ve traded in our flannel blankets for beach towels. Everyone loves a day at the beach: lather on the sunscreen, find a spot on the sand, and enjoy a...