Number of endangered Puget Sound orcas increase slightly in latest count

Four babies have survived so far to push the population off Washington state to 81, up from 78 in 2014 – but it is still low and the babies ‘are not in the clear yet’

Last updated on 24 July 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
United States of America
Region: 
North Pacific
Species: 
Orcinus orca
Species group: 
Marine mammals