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Story by Brooke Kobs, Section Editor

In 1983, a baby orca whale by the name of Tilikum was captured near Iceland and heartbreakingly ripped from his parents. 476 more words

Kayaking among the Orcas/Killer Whales of British Columbia… A New Series

I was nervous as we drove into the town of Port McNeill on the northeast shore of Vancouver Island in August. Peggy and I had signed up for a six-day sea kayak tour out of Telegraph Cove with… 1,021 more words

Wild Adventures

San Juan Islands Weekend Travel Guide

When I first moved to Seattle I began hearing stories about the San Juan Islands. Stories about how they are the Martha’s Vineyard of Washington, stories about taking a sea plane to the islands, and stories about wild outdoor adventures. 739 more words

Travel

Thoughts On Sea World

This is something that has been bothering me for a long time now and I need to let it out or I’m going to explode if I have to read one more bullshit comment on how sea world is such an educational place. 957 more words

Animal

Pool World

Story by Brooke Kobs, Section Editor

In 1983, a baby orca whale by the name of Tilikum was captured near Iceland and heartbreakingly ripped from his parents. 472 more words

Animal Rights

Dive Team

This 11 x 14 acrylic painting was the result of two sessions. TWO! I’m astonished at myself. Usually my work gets dragged out for weeks because of work and other commitments that prevent me from holing myself up and painting from dawn to dusk. 247 more words

Acrylics

Captive Orcas Can Learn How to Speak Dolphin, Researchers Say

Captive orcas who live with dolphins are capable of imitating their sounds, joining an exclusive list of species that are capable of modifying their voices or learning new vocalizations, according to a new… 115 more words

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