Welcome to the Orca Search home page!
Scientists would like to know more about Orcas, also known as killer whales. Because of your interest in whales, you have been chosen to be a member of the research team that will study these interesting sea creatures.
As a member of the research team, your assignment is to gather as much information about killer whales, from as many sources as you can, before your team ventures out to observe them in their ocean environment.
Before you begin your search, you might want to prepare yourself by
You can find these resources in your school media center or local library.
Let's get out our magnifying glasses and go on a search for information about orcas.
To start your research on Orcas, choose STEP 1
Orcas in Captivity
This resource originally created by Lucy M. Schiller