New Hybrid Whale-Dolphin Discovered Off HawaiiWhat the researchers discovered was a hybrid of a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin.
Wandering Whales Draw Crowds At Seal Beach A pair of whales drew a crowd of onlookers Monday in Seal Beach after they were spotted floating near the surface of the water.
Dead Whale Washes Ashore In NorCalIt washed ashore on Point Reyes National Seashore. A necropsy was conducted to determine what killed the whale.
5 Best Whale Watching Locations In The WorldWhale watching vacations offer travelers the opportunity to see these majestic creatures in some of the most exotic and unique places around the world.
Whales Entangled At Alarming Rate Along California CoastAn unusual warming in the Pacific Ocean may be having disastrous consequences for the majestic whales that use the waters off California as a migratory super-highway.
Burbank Lawmaker Pushes For End To Killer Whale Shows At SeaWorldA San Fernando Valley lawmaker is calling for the gradual phase-out of the practice of keeping orca whales in captivity.
Top 5 American Whale-Watching ToursYou don't have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.
California Scientists Use Stricken Sea Mammal Samples To Create 'Disease Map' Of CoastCalifornia marine scientists are collecting samples from sea mammals around the state in an effort to create a map of toxic hot spots.
Girl, 12, Among Those Arrested In Sea World Protest At Rose ParadeA 12-year-old girl made a splash Wednesday when she was arrested during a protest against Sea World's participation in the 125th Annual Rose Parade.
Navy Says Their Sonar And Explosion Tests Could Harm More Marine Life Than Previously ThoughtThe U.S. Navy says its use of sonar and explosives could potentially hurt more dolphins and whales in Hawaii and California waters than previously thought.
Record Number Of Whale Sightings Along SoCal Coastline In DecemberA sharp uptick in the number of sightings could make for a very happy new year for whale watchers.
PETA: Sea World Violating Constitutional Rights Of Whale 'Slaves' People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals announced its plans to file a lawsuit on grounds that performers such as SeaWorld's Shamu are essentially slaves.