New Baby in Lpod :)


February 17, 2021From: Center for Whale Research A New Baby in LPod

The Center for Whale Research (CWR) is thrilled to confirm that a new baby, L125, has been born into the Southern Resident killer whale (SRKW) community. Following word that J, K, and L pod were in Haro Strait, CWR dispatched two boats with field researchers to photo-identify the new calf and as many other SRKWs as possible for our annual population census.CWR’s photo-ID expert, Dave Ellifrit, captured images that show L125 with fetal folds, indicating a relatively recent birth. “It is nicely filled out and appears to be a perfectly normal little calf,” said Ellifrit.Read more https://www.whaleresearch.com/l125