Maria Stryukova

Maria Stryukova

Maria Stryukova
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I want to be able to see a killer whale in its natural environment

Humpback whale 'lobtailing' in Chatham Strait. The whale brings its tail down hard on the surface of the water - a sound that can be heard for a distance of several hundred metres underwater. Taken by kayaking photographer Duncan Murrell

Killer whale

The family Delphinidae is the largest in the Cetacean order, and evolved relatively recently, about ten million years ago. There are almost forty species of dolphin in 17 genera all varying in size and shape.

Orca. Oppose SeaWorld. Let them live free! Dolphin project. Ric O'Barry. John Hargrove. Ingrid Visser. Don't buy a ticket to any dolphin show or marine park.

The killer whale or orca (Orcinus orca) is a toothed whale belonging to the oceanic dolphin family, of which it is the largest member. Killer whales are found in all oceans, from Arctic and Antarctic regions to tropical seas.