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Lolita the killer whale News

Op-Ed: Orca Network recounts Lolita's story at Superpod Three Special

Friday Harbor - Still reeling from over a decade of captures between 1962 to 1973, the Southern Resident Killer Whale (SRKW) populations face significant recovery issues. The carnage wreaked upon them by the "orca cowboys", is embodied by one solitary orca, Lolita.

Advocates gather for Miami Seaquarium's lonely orca Lolita

Miami - Lolita, the sole killer whale at a Floridian marine park, received another boost last week as advocates held a last-minute rally to plead her case to Dateline, one of Australia's longest-running international current affairs programs.

Time running out for lonely orca Lolita at Miami Seaquarium

Miami - Time is running out for a solitary orca held at Miami Seaquarium. Lolita, also called Tokitae, was one of the first whales in a brutal roundup that captured orcas for display in marine parks between 1965 and 1973.

Orca Network to commemorate the Penn Cove captures and Lolita

Greenbank - Nearing the anniversary of the 1970 Penn Cove orca captures, the Orca Network plans to remember the orcas killed during the captures in 1970, and honor Lolita or Tokitae, the sole survivor who has been held at the Miami Seaquarium since 1970.
 

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Howard Garrett of the Orca Network discusses Lolita s tank size
Howard Garrett of the Orca Network discusses Lolita's tank size
Jennifer Stevens
Howard Garrett of the Orca Network discusses Lolita s tank size during a presentation held at The Wh...
Howard Garrett of the Orca Network discusses Lolita's tank size during a presentation held at The Whale Museum.
Jennifer Steven
The Cove star  Ric O Barry  is interviewed for Dateline  an Australian current affairs show.
The Cove star, Ric O'Barry, is interviewed for Dateline, an Australian current affairs show.
Barbara Napoles
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the cap...
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the captivity of Lolita the Killer Whale, which has been housed in a small tank in Miami.
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the cap...
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the captivity of Lolita the Killer Whale, which has been housed in a small tank in Miami.
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the cap...
A small rally was held in Toronto at the corner of Yonge Street and Dundas Street to protest the captivity of Lolita the Killer Whale, which has been housed in a small tank in Miami.

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