Call of the Killer Whale

Expeditions:Call of the Killer Whale Gallery

British Columbia, New Zealand and Norway

The Ocean Futures Society Team traveled across the globe on expedition for Call of the Killer Whale. Please click on the thumbnails to begin the slide show and be sure to visit all three galleries!

The Ocean Futures Expedition team spent time filming in Johnstone Strait, British Columbia, the home of "Kelsey", also know as "A24". She is the matriarch of the A-4 pod. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

A lone male Orca pass through Queen Charolette Strait in Britsh Columbia, his pod is not too far behind. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

British Columbia Orca. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

British Columbia Orca. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

British Columbia Orca. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

"Cosmos", otherwise known as C17 from the C1 pod, slaps his tail. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

An areial view of the Glacier Falls fish farm. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

OFS's team marine biologist Holly Lohuis dives the Glacier Falls fish farm. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Jean-Michel Cousteau and Alexandra Morton point to salmon fry with sea lice. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Older sea lice on salmon fry. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Adult Salmon. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

New Zealand Orca surface. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

New Zealand Orca surface. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

New Zealand Orca surface. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Tail Slap. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

New Zealand Orca mainly feed on stingrays. Here an orca shares the meal. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Sea birds take advantage of the Orcas' lunch and feed on the livers on stingrays. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

Success! A seabird finds its meal, fresh stingray liver! © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

An Orca tail slap of the coast of New Zealand. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED

New Zealand Orca surface. © Carrie Vonderhaar, Ocean Futures Society/KQED