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Hawaii Whales

Spotted: Mysterious Whale Makes Rare Appearance In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 02.04.2015 | Green

Whale season in Hawaii usually means majestic humpbacks bumping into boats or swimming with dolphins, but the Aloha State is also home to a more myste...

This Humpback Whale Is About To Rock The Boat, Quite Literally

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 01.15.2015 | Green

Whale, whale, whale, what do we have here? On a Jan. 10 whale-watching tour off the coast of Lahaina, Maui, passengers got more than they bargained...

6 Things You Need To Know About Whale Watching

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 06.15.2014 | Green

There's a right way to go whale watching and there's a wrong way to go whale watching. If your tour boat bumps into a whale in the open ocean and the ...

Officials Search For Entangled Humpback Whale In Hawaii

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 03.13.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials have been looking for a humpback whale that appears to be caught in fishing gear and is dragging red buoys. Fishin...


Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

An estimated 10,000 humpback whales are returning to the shallow, warm waters of Hawaii right now, and with them comes the coolest volunteer opportuni...

Looks Like The President Has Some Company In Hawaii...

Posted 12.20.2013 | Green

The Obamas aren't the only VIPs enjoying a Hawaii homecoming right now. The humpback whales are back in town and it's arguably a bigger deal to those ...

#HawaiiProblems: Giant, Floating Whale Carcass Could Attract Unwelcome Visitors

Posted 07.30.2014 | Green

The 30-40 foot sperm whale carcass currently floating off Oahu's windward shore "kind of looked like Swiss cheese," according to Brad Peebles of Badbu...

Hawai'i's Unique "Blackfish," False Killer Whales

Candace Calloway Whiting | Posted 11.04.2013 | Hawaii
Candace Calloway Whiting

We might not want to accept the whales' offers of half-eaten raw fish, but we do want to learn what they can teach us about the other intelligent, family oriented beings who share our planet, and to understand their role in the ecosystem.