1. Whale Fan Club

    Pacific Whale Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 1980 to protect our oceans through science and advocacy . They offer educational whale watching and other ocean ecotours through PacWhale Eco-Adventures . All profits from their cruises and Ocean Store retail operations , support Pacific Whale Foundation’s research , education and conservation programs . Show the project some love by ch . . .

  2. Shaka Diver

    Tag a friend you would want to be in the boat with . These are fin whales . Here’s a few fun facts: 1 . Fin whales are the second largest animals on the planet reaching up to 85 feet in length . 2 . They are baleen whales and filter feed for their food . 3 . They can eat up to two tons of krill , sardines , cod herring and mackerel a day . 4 . Fin whales are the fastest knowing whale species swimming . . .

  3. Oceans Research

    We have observed Southern Right (Eubalaena australis) mother and calf pairs over the last couple of weeks . It's possible that it is the same pair we've seen staying inside the bay . Female Southern right whales usually come back to the same area to raise each calf , often the bay where they themselves were born . If this is a female calf , we'll be lucky to witness its return to Mossel Bay to raise it . . .

  4. Whale sanctuary plan is harpooned at the IWC

    A group of countries , led by Japan , have blocked a move by South American and African states to create a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic . The proposal , brought by five African and South American countries , needed the support of three quarters of the International Whaling Commission’s 88 members . 24 were against it , including Japan . Today is a sad day for #whales , as countries who suppor . . .