False Killer Whales

False Killer Whales

On 3 April we were lucky to witness a large pod of False Killer Whales close to Kuda Huraa.
Read our eye witness account, and learn about these mysterious and beautiful marine mammals.
We also look back to our rescue and rehabilitation attempt of ‘Haita’, back in December 2012.

False Killer Whale – Rescue & Attempted Rehabilitation (December 2012)

False Killer Whale – Rescue & Attempted Rehabilitation (December 2012)

Way back in December 2012, our team of Marine Savers biologists welcomed a very unusual guest … a false killer whale! This 300kg/3m gentle giant was was found stranded in the lagoon at Landaa Giraavaru, in a weakened state and unable to swim properly. Read about the rescue attempt and enjoy some exciting photos.