Tag: Conservation | Pacific Whale Foundation

World Oceans Day in Hervey Bay

Pacific Whale Foundation
06/06/19

On 8 June each year, conservation organisations throughout the planet celebrate the ocean, its importance in our lives, and how each of us can protect it, no matter where we live. World Oceans Day raises critical awareness of the ocean,...

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Volunteers on Vacation

Alicia Wood
04/19/19

In Hawai‘i, the term kokua is an integral part of the culture. Kokua is about giving to others without expecting anything in return, thereby strengthening the community as a whole. The spirit of kokua can be found in Pacific Whale...

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The Elusive False Killer Whale

Pacific Whale Foundation
09/10/18

In 2013, Jens Currie came to Pacific Whale Foundation as a data analyst from Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans. With an ambition to explore more robust statistical methods of potential anthropogenic impacts on cetacean populations, Jens is now Senior...

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New research study on "Swim-with-Whales" tourism

Stephanie Stack
07/14/18

Beginning in July 2018, our "Swim-with-Whales" Impact Study invites a small number of vessel passengers to enter the water with humpback whales. In Hervey Bay, Queensland the government has recently authorized commercial tour operators to allow passengers in the water...

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Going Plastic Free

jennymroberts
07/12/18

We all contribute to the plastic waste problem, so we should all contribute to the solution. While recycling is a good thing to do, to truly tackle this problem we must reduce the amount of plastic we are creating in...

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Kaho'olawe Island Restoration

jennymroberts
06/04/18

In February 2018 twelve Pacific Whale Foundation volunteers participated in a public access to one of Hawaii's most sacred islands - Kaho'olawe. Kaho'olawe is believed to be the kino lau or manifestation of Kanaloa a sacred ground for the people...

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COVID-19 UPDATE

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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