Whale Stranded in Western Washington State Beach FreedNOAA Fisheries said Saturday that workers freed the 24-foot (7.3-meter) whale during high tide Friday by digging a trench and using a shore-anchored pulley system.
Feds Weighing Petition For Whale Protection ZoneWith the loss of seven animals in 2016, the orca population is down to 78.
Calf Born Into Southern Resident Whale PopulationThe group says the calf was first spotted Nov. 10 from West Seattle.
Dead Whale Off Camano Island Ate Golf Ball A gray whale found dead in Puget Sound had been feeding on shrimp and also had some debris, including a golf ball, in its stomach, but scientists don't know what killed the animal.
Dead Whale Spotted Off Camano Island Scientists are working to determine what caused the death of a gray whale found floating off of Camano Island over the weekend.
Best Road Trip Adventures in WA March 23 - 25It's a weekend full of Northwest nature and history! Take a step back in time during Port Townsend's Victorian Heritage Festival. Celebrate the Razor Clam in Ocean Shores, or watch grey whales migrate in Ilwaco. Boating, birds and beads are all part of this weekend just outside of Seattle.
Navy Sonar May Hurt Whales Off Washington CoastThe U.S. Navy's use of sonar in training exercises off the costs of Washington, Oregon and California is coming under fire from conservationists and Native American tribes, saying the noise can harass and kill whales and other marine life.
And Baby Makes -- 89A new baby orca has been spotted in a pod that lives in Puget Sound!