Monthly Archives: January 2015

TAKEPART – The Toxic Threat to One of the World’s Rarest Killer Whales

                        Will a project intended to remove toxic waste from the environment end up harming a critically endangered killer whale? This is what environmentalists fear after the city of … Continue reading

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Eleven Local and National Environmental Organizations Oppose Hazardous Waste Facility on Fraser River in Chilliwack, BC

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Meet Orca Conservancy

Photo Credit: Will Harris (L to R) Tamara Shea Kelley, Michael Harris, Jackie Woods, Dr. David Bain, Shari Tarantino (not pictured, Brian Calvert). Orca Conservancy is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) Washington State non-profit organization working on behalf of Orcinus orca, the … Continue reading

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Baby girl gives hope to orca pods’ future

Katherine Dedyna / Times Colonist January 8, 2015 09:33 PM Updated: January 9, 2015 03:28 PM A baby killer whale born in late December is a female and “looking good,” says a relieved Shari Tarantino of the Washington-based Orca Conservancy. … Continue reading

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