Testing Confirms New, Rarely Seen Whale In Pacific Ocean"Clearly this species is very rare and reminds us how much we have to learn about the ocean and even some of its largest inhabitants."
Top 5 American Whale-Watching ToursYou don't have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.
Feds Consider Removing Humpback Whales From Endangered Species ListA petition filed by the state of Alaska asks gov't to remove some North Pacific humpback whales from protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Scientists: Orcas Among Most Contaminated Marine Mammals Scientists studying southern resident killer whales for the past decade now know they are among the most contaminated marine mammals, with pollutants particularly high in the youngest whales
Puget Sound Orcas Circle Ferry Carrying ArtifactsA large pod of orcas in Puget Sound this week has been thrilling whale watchers.