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Responsible Whale Watching

Commitment to Responsible Whale Watching

Responsible & Respectful Whale Watching

Five Star Whale Watching believes in responsible & respectful whale watching and is a proud member of the Pacific Whale Watch Association (PWWA). We follow all Be Whale Wise guidelines and promote ethical and responsible whale watching practices. Over the past 30+ years, we have been instrumental in the establishment of best practice whale & wildlife watching to ensure minimum disturbance to marine life. As a founding member of the Pacific Whale Watching Association, Five Star has been a pioneer in promoting responsible & respectful whale watching.

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Keys to Respectful Whale Watching

We follow best practices guidelines for whale & wildlife viewing. Five Star Whale Watching is 100% committed to protecting our marine environment and educating the public. We believe responsible and respectful whale watching is a key part of that protection and education, as it creates strong ambassadors for environmental stewardship. As one of the longest running & respected whale watching & eco-tour operators in town, we have taken several steps to minimize our impact on wildlife, including:

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Best Practice Guidelines