To report sightings of whales, dolphins, porpoises or sea turtles:


Download the WhaleReport App


Use our online sightings form.


Phone toll-free: 1-866-I-SAW-ONE (1-866-472-9663)


Email: [email protected]


Logbook pages may scanned and emailed to [email protected] or 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 Centre 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 [email protected].


For more information about data requests, please contact us directly via email at [email protected]:


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.

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