Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance

  • WA


P.O. Box 1969
Friday Harbor

United States

About Us

The Mission of Orca Relief Citizens’ Alliance is:

To protect the Southern Resident Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) in the Puget Sound and Salish Sea, and provide a Whale Protection Zone provides the SRKWs sanctuary, particularly from threats of noise, disturbance, and harassment by commercial and recreational whale watching, as well as other boats and ships;

To provide current scientific findings on the key threats to the SRKWs from noise/disturbance, declining salmon food resources, toxic substances, oil spills, health outbreaks, and climate change; and

To reach, educate, and influence the public, press, and influential governing organizations to reduce the mortality rates of the SRKWs, and ensure their long-term survival.