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Ecobeetle's Endangered Species - Killer Whale - Conservation Information,Pictures,Facts,Links,Books
Johnstone Strait on northern Vancouver Island, and Haro Strait near Victoria, British Columbia. Transients hunt marine mammals by stealth often ... have been made to measure the impact of whale watching among whales near in Johnstone Strait and southern Vancouver Island and in Washington with mixed results. The validity of reported ...
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Jim Curland - Defenders of Wildlife
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, and studied killer whales in Johnstone Strait, British Columbia with orca biologist Jeff Jacobsen in the early 1980s. Jim Curland holds a ...
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The first commercial orca-watching excursions began in Johnstone Strait, British Columbia, in 1980. By 1985, there were 10 tour companies offering orca-watching ... boat-exclusion zone exists already, in the Robson Bight (Michael Bigg) Ecological Reserve in Johnstone Strait. Here orcas beach themselves to rub against pebbled shores, scraping off parasites that have ...
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Marine Connection
Pods of killer whales come to this area of Johnstone Strait each summer to rub themselves on the barnacle-encrusted rocks, pebbles and gravel seafloor. Scientists ...
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ORCA LIVE | HIGHLIGHT
Every family in the northern resident community visited the Johnstone Strait "core area", providing more than a thousand hours of audio recordings and hundreds of hours ...
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ORCA LIVE | STUDY
Nature. Where do orcas live? Johnstone Strait The Ecosystem The Current The Climate Why here? Vancouver Island The largest island in ... islands' rich natural surroundings. Vancouver Island Orcas Their Name Transient and Resident Orcas Diet Intelligence Johnstone Strait Johnstone Strait is the less than 3 km (1.8 mi) wide waterway that runs between ...
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Orca-Facts 4
The Northern Resident Community whales generally arrive in the Johnstone Strait area from the north. As they enter into the Strait they seem to "announce" their arrival to the other whales ... These "announcement" calls may have been preceded by complete silence until the orcas enter into Johnstone Strait proper. When large groups of whales arrive and head into the area there is often ...
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Orca-Facts 7
J.K. 1990. Associations and social behaviors among killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the Johnstone Strait, British Columbia, 12979 - 1986. M.A. thesis, Humboldt State University, California. KIRKEVOLD, B.C. ... . ROSE, N.A. 1992. The social dynamics of male killer whales (Orcinus orca) in Johnstone Strait, British Columbia. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Santa Cruz. SPONG, P. 1991. Corky ...
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Welcome to OrcaLab
Since 1994, OrcaLab has operated a video monitoring station on Cracroft Point in Johnstone Strait which allows the unobtrusive collection of both surface and underwater images of orcas and other ...
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Orca Network News - New orca babies
A5-clan of the Northern resident orca community, usually found 400 miles north in Johnstone Strait. Apparently very lonely, she made herself available for onlookers and researchers as she played with ... (see photo above) before they went north for the winter. Springer's family returned to Johnstone Strait in early July, 2003, and again in July, 2004, 2005 and 2006 with Springer each ...
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