"It was at about half-past six when the orcas
were heading across the Levenwick bay towards us, and we had both set ourselves up at the edge of the rocks right by the water," he said.
specializes in providing tutoring, language acquisition coaching and babysitting.
We can all help set orcas
free by urging TUI to cut off the financial lifeline it's giving SeaWorld and by refusing to patronise any facility that holds these animals captive.
Three times a day, every day, Morgan and the other orcas
do tricks for holidaymakers.
"We'd be having very different conversations if we approached recovery with the Orca
's best interests in mind," said Elizabeth M.
A drone footage shows a pod of orca
whales surrounding the woman.
Such is the case with Tahlequah, also known as J35 , a 20-year-old female orca
from the critically endangered southern resident population based near Puget Sound, Washington.
TROMS0, NORWAY ORCAS
love hanging about in fjords and are particular fans of the Norwegian ones just north of Tromso - a city in the north of the country.
Unlike other orcas
, Southern Resident Killer Whales feed almost exclusively on the fatty fish whose populations have fallen due to overfishing and the damming and degradation of rivers up which they spawn.
are commonly known as Killer Whales (file pic)
But captive orcas
gave scientists and the public a different perspective.
For an hour, the trio of humans photographed and identified several of the whales -- including an orca
calf that appeared to be no older than a few days, or even a few hours, judging by the fetal folds still visible on its body and a dorsal fin that wasn't fully standing up.