Publications & Reports

Paper that discusses the attitudes of Nunavut Inuit toward killer whales (Orcinus orca) for Traditional Ecological Knowledge interviews (Westdal et al. 2013)

Prey items and predation behavior of killer whales (Orcinus orca) in Nunavut, Canada based on Inuit hunter interviews (Ferguson et al. 2012)

Killer whale (Orcinus orca) predation in a multi-prey system (Ferguson et al. 2012)

Killer whale (Orcinus orca) photo-identification in the eastern Canadian Arctic using photos from 2004 to 2009 (Young et al. 2011)

Results from the 2009 tagging of a killer whale in Admiralty Inlet; including a long distance movement of ~5400km (Matthews et al. 2011)

Inuit Traditional Ecological Knowledge of killer whales: community responses at a glance. Westdal & Ferguson 2010 (Inuktitut)(English)

Loss of Arctic sea ice causing punctuated change in sightings of killer whales (Orcinus orca) over the past century Higdon & Ferguson 2009

Status of knowledge on killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the Canadian Arctic Higdon 2007 - DFO Research Document