Where do Whales Come From? – A Brief Look at Whale Evolution

Conservation, Education, Weekly Blog

From Feet to Flippers Whales and dolphins are beloved animals in many places around the world. From their intelligence and sociability to their sheer enormity, many people are fascinated by the mysterious underwater lives of these majestic creatures. Despite growing curiosity, many people are surprised to discover that whales evolved from land mammals. Cetaceans –… Read more »

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Education

New Distance Guidelines for Whale Watching

Education, Exploration

At Prince of Whales Whale Watching, what motivated the inception of our journey–and what continues to guide us every day–is a sense of responsibility for where we live, including the wildlife we encounter on every tour. From North Pacific seabirds to island-dwelling deer, ocean-bathing sea lions, and our majestic cetaceans, nothing incites more passion for environmental concern. Understandably, we want to do everything we can to assure these animals are able to enjoy the place they call home.

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Ocean Magic Adventure Oct 17 12:15

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Our Skipper Anna, slipped the Ocean Magic II out of Victoria’s inner harbour and out past the breakwater in search of marine wildlife. Our trip took us east along the waterfront past Trial Island and onto Discovery Island. Here just off the shoreline Jeff spotted a Grey Whale. This whale has been in our area… Read more »

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