| Mar 27, 2010
It was a sight that stopped people in their tracks Saturday. At least one gray whale, maybe more, frolicing off Alki Beach in West Seattle.
A crowd with children on their shoulders, and cameras and binoculars in hand, followed the whale as it came in...
| Apr 8, 2010
| 2:47 PM
The baby whale that stranded itself on a beach in East Hampton died Friday, PIX News has learned.
The humpback whale was confirmed dead around 9:40 a.m.
Marine biologists were hoping that the humpback whale would quickly die on its own, but after...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 8:23 PM
Two dead gray whales have washed ashore in recent days in Washington. One was found near Deception Pass and one near Samish Island in northwest Washington.
Howard Garrett of Orca Network, a Whidbey Island-based marine mammal advocacy group, says whale...
| Mar 2, 2010
| 9:53 AM
The chaotic moments surrounding Dawn Brancheau's death were detailed Monday in dozens of witness statements released by the Sheriff's Office, and they told authorities that Tilikum the killer whale kept Brancheau underwater for many minutes and did not...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 5:17 PM
SeaWorld has a policy forbidding its killer-whale trainers from having "dangling hair" that the animals could grab onto, according to records from a workplace-safety investigation at the company's San Diego theme park.
Investigators with the California...
| Apr 19, 2010
| 6:22 PM
What killed a gray whale in West Seattle last week remains a mystery. But what it had been eating in recent weeks may surprise you.
Scientists towed the whale to a remote location over the weekend for a closer exam.
The 37 foot near-adult male was found...
| May 14, 2010
| 11:03 PM
DANA POINT -- The whale that has been lingering around Dana Point Harbor since Monday has died.
The gray whale washed up on Doheny State Beach at about 4 p.m. on Friday, sources say.
A weakened "Lilly" the whale appeared to be laboring and clinging to...
| May 14, 2010
The signature killer whale show, "Believe," at SeaWorld Orlando in Florida has changed dramatically since the tragic death in February of trainer Dawn Brancheau.
Those who sit in the "soak zone," the seats closest to the pool, still get drenched, and the...
| May 12, 2010
| 2:38 PM
A team of animal care specialists from SeaWorld cut off two ropes and removed more than 100 pounds of fishing net and other gear from a gray whale that has now returned to the ocean.
Wildlife biologist Joe Cordaro with the National Marine Fisheries...
| Apr 30, 2010
There's a remarkable transformation happening in the waters of Southeast Alaska this time of year. All kinds of wildlife are emerging from winter -- and they're hungry for a good meal.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists John Moran...
| May 13, 2010
| 10:05 PM
The whale caught in a crab pot line near the Washington coast has taken off.
A biologist with the Cascadia Research Collective says when rescuers reached the site Friday morning the juvenile humpback was gone.
Erin Falcone in the organization's...