Russian scientists have released footage showing a rare white orca that is part of a small pod known to inhabit waters near the Commander Islands east of the Kamchatka Peninsula (see video). The orca, named "Iceberg," is believed to be the only pure white adult male orca to have been documented. It was spotted and photographed twice in 2010 but scientists with the Far East Russia Orca Project did not release footage until this week.
Researchers have recorded video footage of the only known all white male orca in the wild. Scientists from the universities of Moscow and St Petersburg have published video of the first-ever, adult, all-white orca bull.The whale, fi... Read Post
The world's only known all-white male killer whale has been spotted in the Pacific Ocean off Russia, scientists announced Monday. The orca, dubbed "Iceberg" by the scientists, was spotted swimming with a pod of 12 others. Iceberg ha... Read Post