Orcas of the Puget Sound


Outdoor Youth Connections welcomes you to the inaugural presentation in our online Nature Connections Series. You don't want to miss "Orcas of the Puget Sound"--an informative expose' about these magnificent animals and the human-caused threats to their survival. And don't forget to register for invitations to upcoming installments in the series.


Scientists have discovered three distinct types of orcas, commonly known as "killer whales" that frequent Pacific Northwest waters. Learn about their differenes in appearance, diet, habitat, foraging habits, and even their social behaviors. Naturalist Mikaela Montanari presents the latest findings about their importance as a species and takes an honest look at their prospects for recovery. Enjoy!



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