What can you do?

Learn what you can do when you see a whale and what personal actions you can take to help protect the ecosystem where these animals live.

Why are the whales endangered?

With a long history of human exploitation of whales, populations still struggle to rebound today.  There are many threats that whales face, and human impacts such as entanglement in fishing gear and ship strikes are at the top of the list. 

Where are the whales?

See the latest and most up-to-date information about where whales are along the west coast.

Download the Whale Alert Brochure and Whale Species Identification Guide.