Orcas or killer whales as they are also known – are not whales. They are actually from the dolphin family. Orcas are apex predators as the only thing that hunts them – sadly – are humans. These incredible and clever mammals have survived by adapting. Orcas can be found in every ocean on earth (they… View Article
These whale watchers were treated to more than they bargained for.
This is the first published account of the apex predators actively hunting and preying upon beaked whales.
Orcas are thought of as a Northern Hemisphere species, but in this part of WA, you’re almost guaranteed to see this fearsome whale
Legend has it that orcas helped human whalers to capture and destroy their marine victims off the coast of Eden, NSW.