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An Orca Whale in Johnstone Straight giving a show.

An Orca Whale in Johnstone Straight giving a show.

Fast Facts and Figures:

Killer whales, also called “orcas,” are the largest of the dolphins.

Killer whales can weigh up to six tons.

Killer whales can grow to be 23 to 32 feet long, almost as long as a bus.

Killer whales have 40 to 50 teeth that are up to four inches long.

The average life span of a killer whale in the wild is 50 to 80 years old.

Killer whales are found in all of the oceans of the world.

 

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Campbell River and area offer some of the most spectacular whale watching any where in the world.  Come experience for yourself.

Campbell River and area offer some of the most spectacular whale watching any where in the world. Come experience for yourself.

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These two Orca's were spotted near the southern tip of Quadra Island.  If you have yet to see Orca's in the wild I would add it to your bucket list as it is a sight to see.

These two Orca’s were spotted near the southern tip of Quadra Island. If you have yet to see Orca’s in the wild I would add it to your bucket list as it is a sight to see.