Category: Education | Pacific Whale Foundation

Virtual Ocean Camp

Alicia Wood

Introducing Pacific Whale Foundation’s Virtual Ocean Camp for children in grades 1-5! To continue bringing your keiki engaging educational content about the marine environment during summer break while remaining safe, we are taking Ocean Camp online.  You can sign your kieki...

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Last Day to Bid!

Alicia Wood

If you haven't checked out our Giving Tuesday Now Mini Online Auction yet, don't wait any longer! Today is your last day to bid on unique options and help support the continuation of our mission to protect the ocean and...

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How does COVID19 affect whales and dolphins?

Pacific Whale Foundation

The most frequently asked question we have received over the past few weeks is – how is the pandemic and accompanying shutdown affecting whales and dolphins?  Previous research has shown us that human-caused ocean noise, such as that from vessels...

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Christmas Critters

Pacific Whale Foundation

Happy Holidays from Pacific Whale Foundation! Everyone is in the holiday spirit, including some of our underwater friends ;) Did you know that there is marine life found in the waters of Maui whose names are holiday inspired? Here are...

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Trail of the Whale

Alicia Wood

Throughout humpback whale season, Pacific Whale Foundation Certified Marine Naturalists are stationed along Maui’s coasts to educate passersby about whales, dolphins, sea turtles and other marine life from shore through our Trail of Whale program. Visitors to our information stations...

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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...

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Our thoughts go out to all that are being impacted by COVID-19. With a team dedicated to our response to this pandemic, we are meeting regularly to ensure the continuation of programs and services that allow our mission work to continue.

Pacific Whale Foundation’s leadership team is closely monitoring updates from the Center for Disease Control and the World Health Organization regarding COVID-19. We will continue to seek guidance from these agencies, public health officials and government agencies on an ongoing basis.

We are happy to now offer three new kama‘aina-rate private charters: Molokini Wild Side, Honolua Bay Snorkel, and Sunset Sail.

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