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The Blackfish Effect: The Beginning of the End?

  • Orcas would normally swim 100 miles a day
  • Three people have died in orca attacks; wild orcas have never killed a human

"SeaWorld CEO Declares End to Kissing, Dancing for Killer Whales"

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-05-02/seaworld-ceo-declares-end-to-kissing-dancing-for-killer-whales

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.’s killer whales will no longer pose, dance or kiss each other in performance, Chief Executive Officer Joel Manby said in an interview, providing new details about how the theme-park operator is adapting to new animal-friendly policies.

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Selfless and Selfish: Rush Oh!

Review: Rush Oh!, by Shirley Barrett
Little, Brown, 2016. 353 pp. $25

Where I live, in Seattle, whales are both a cultural icon and a marvel. 854 more words

Reviews And Columns

A group of friends out kayaking in Tauranga harbour were treated to rare sighting of a pod of orca whales - featuring local celebrity whale, Pickles.

Jade Buitendag and her friends had originally set out on their kayaking mission in search of eagle rays, but were happy none the less with the substitute they discovered. 70 more words

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The In-Between

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radiated orcas.

Pink orcas
Red orcas
Yellow orcas
Green

See them here and there cause they look like Max.

If you see one you would know they look so weird cause of radiational smear.

2016

Orcas of Monterey Bay

http://www.bluewaterventures.org

Orcas of Monterey Bay…..Finally after many years of searching, we found Orcas! 32 women on our private Blue Water Ventures charter with Sanctuary Cruises got to witness an unbelievable show! 50 more words

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