To report sightings of whales, dolphins, porpoises or sea turtles:
Use our online sightings form.
Phone toll-free: 1-866-I-SAW-ONE (1-866-472-9663)
Fax: 604-659-3599

Logbook pages may be mailed to:
B.C. Cetacean Sightings Network
Vancouver Aquarium
PO Box 3232
Vancouver, B.C. V6B 3X8

To report a whale, dolphin, porpoise or sea turtle in distress
call Fisheries and Oceans Canada at:

To report a seal in distress call the Vancouver Aquarium’s
Marine Mammal Rescue at:
604-258-SEAL (604-258-7325)

To inquire about a Wild Whales presentation for your classroom, community group, professional association or festival, please contact us at

For more information about data requests, please contact us directly via
email at
We consider data requests for:
i) academic research on ecology, basic biology, habitat use or related subjects
ii) conservation assessment and planning
iii) species recovery planning including critical habitat determination
iv) environmental impact assessment, evaluation and mitigation.

Lance Barrett-Lennard – Wild Whales Project Advisor

Jessica Torode – Project Coordinator

Caitlin Birdsall – North Coast Field Office Coordinator

Chad Nordstrom – Research Analyst