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Green Giving Holiday Challenge

The holiday season is upon us. It is a time for generosity and thankfulness, which often takes the form of gift giving between our loved ones. However, this generous spirit can also lead to massive consumption and waste. Waste in the U.S. increases 25% between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. That means an additional 1…

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Ocean Stewards

Dedicated to inspiring future ocean stewards, Pacific Whale Foundation has been engaging the Hawaii community with our Keiki Whalewatch program for over 30 years now, encouraging local schoolchildren to learn about our oceans by getting a closer look at whales and other marine animals, each participating onboard our floating classroom vessels, as well as customized…

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Research in Australia 2018 Field Report

Our research team has finished up data collection from the 2018 field season, and what a season it was! Pacific Whale Foundation has been studying humpback whales in Hervey Bay for over 30 years, providing us with long-term sightings data in the form of our South Pacific Humpback Whale Catalogue. In 2018, we took over…

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Pacific Whale Foundation Acting Executive Director Kristie Wrigglesworth joins KAOI to discuss the February 2 Run & Walk for Whales and 39th annual Maui Whale Festival (KAOI, 1/29/19)

“Great Whale Count seeks assistance counting humpbacks from shore” (Star Advertiser, 1/21/19)

“Pacific Whale Foundation to Host Annual Whale Festival” (Maui Now, 1/13/19)

“Getting the most out of winter whale-watching” (Travel Weekly, December 28, 2018)

“How Pacific Whale Foundation protects and advocates for Hawaii’s humpback whales” “ (Hawaii Magazine, December 20, 2018)

“Got sharp eyes? Be a part of Maui’s 2019 Great Whale Count” (Hawaii Magazine, December 19, 2018)

“Free Public Lecture on Pacific Humpback Whales, Dec. 18” (Maui Now, December 16, 2018)

Run/ Walk for the Whales, Science Night, Free Classroom Program and MORE: September 25, 2018

False Killer Whales, New Grant for Schools and Specials: September 11, 2018

2019 Regatta, Hawai‘i Marine Debris Action Plan, Sale Codes: August 28, 2018