Antarctic Killer Whale Track Map (2014-2015)

  • The new season for satellite tagging of whales got underway in early December 2014.
  • We deployed satellite tags on killer whales during the season.
  • Four (4) killer whales were tagged in the Gerlache Strait (near the Palmer Archipelago).
  • Five (5) killer whales have been tagged in McMurdo Sound.
  • Two (2) killer whales have been tagged south of the Antarctic Sound.
  • Transmissions from the tags have ended; the tracks can be explored below.
Last modified: 8/18/2015