SeaWorld Phasing Out 'Shamu' Killer Whale Show Amid Pressure From Animal AdvocatesMarine theme park Sea World announced it is going to phase out its long-running 'Shamu' the killer whale show.
SeaWorld Vows To Fight State Ban On Breeding Killer Whales At Theme ParkThe California Coastal Commission issued a series of restrictions on SeaWorld, including a ban on breeding and prohibitions on the sale, trade or transfer of killer whales. SeaWorld announced Thursday that it will challenge the ban.
California Bill To End Killer Whale Shows At SeaWorld Put On HoldA California bill that sought to end killer whale shows at SeaWorld in San Diego and phase out keeping them in captivity has been put on hold, meaning it’s dead for the year.
Vallejo’s Six Flags Under Fire For Orca’s Living Conditions A 19-year-old in Vallejo is looking for a roommate, but compatibility may be an issue. She’s an Orca - a killer whale at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. And a Vallejo woman is complaining that the park is breaking the law by not providing a companion.
Orca Found Dead On Marin County Beach A 18-foot orca that had suffered a head wound was found dead on a beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore last week, a National Park Service spokesman said Monday.
Pod Of Orcas Spotted Just Outside Golden Gate A group of whale watchers spotted a pod of killer whales about 10 miles from the Golden Gate Bridge Saturday.