SOUTHERN RESIDENT COMMUNITY OF ORCAS SUB-POD RELATIONSHIPS, 7/1/99

Extrapolated from date collected by the Center for Whale Research, Friday Harbor, WA

J POD: 20 WHALES

J2 - GRANNY * 1911
J1 - RUFFLES 1951 ( POSSIBLE BROTHER OF GRANNY)
J14 - SAMISH 1974 ( GRAND DAUGHTER OF GRANNY)
J30 - RIPTIDE 1995 (DAUGHTER OF SAMISH)

J8 - SPIEDEN* 1933
J11 - BLOSSOM 1972 (LIKELY GRAND DAUGHTER OF SPIEDEN)
J19 - SHACHI 1979 (LIKELY GRAND DAUGHTER OF SPIEDEN)
J27 - BLACKBERRY 1991 (SON OF BLOSSOM)
J31 - TSUCHI 1995 (DAUGHTER OF BLOSSOM)

J10 - TAHOMA (mother of J-18, below)* 1962 * missing/presumed dead in Winter 2000
J18 - EVERETT 1978 ( SON OF TAHOMA) * found dead in Winter 2000
J22 - OREO 1985 (DAUGHTER OF TAHOMA)
J32 - RHAPSODY 1996 (DAUGHTER OF EWOK)
J34 - DOUBLE STUF 1998 (OFFSPRING OF OREO)

J16 - SLICK * 1972
J26 - MIKE 1991 (SON OF SLICK)
J33 - KEET 1996 (SON OF SLICK)

J17 - PRINCESS ANGELINE * 1977
J28 - POLARIS 1993 (DAUGHTER OF P. ANGELINE)
J35 - ? 1998 (OFFSPRING OF P. ANGELINE)

K POD:17 WHALES

K14 - LEA 1977 (DAUGHTER OF SOUNDER)
K16 - OPUS 1985 (DAUGHTER OF SOUNDER)
K26 - LOBO 1993 (OFFSPRING OF LEA)

K4 - MORGAN * 1933
K12 - SEQUIM 1972 (DAUGHTER OF MORGAN)
K22 - SEKIU 1987 ( OFFSPRING OF SEQUIM)
K28 - RAVEN 1994 (DAUGHTER OF SEQUIM)
K31 - ? 1999 (SON OF SEQUIM)

K7 - LUMMI * 1910
K11 - GEORGIA 1933 (LIKELY DAUGHTER OF LUMMI)
K13 - SKAGIT 1972 (DAUGHTER OF GEORGIA)
K20 - SPOCK 1986 (SON OF SKAGIT)
K25 - SCOTER 1991 (SON OF SKAGIT)
K27 - DEADHEAD 1994 (DAUGHTER OF SKAGIT)

K18 - KISKA * 1948
K21 - CAPPUCINO 1986 (SON OF KISKA)
K40 - RAGGEDY 1963 (LIKELY DAUGHTER OF KISKA)

L POD: 44 WHALES

L2 - GRACE * 1945
L39 - ORCAN 1975 (SON OF GRACE)
L67 - SPLASH 1985 (OFFSPRING OF GRACE)
L78 - GAIA 1989 (SON OF GRACE)
L88 - WAVEWALKER 1993 (SON OF GRACE)

L3 - ORIANA * 1946
L51 - NOOTKA 1973 (LIKELY DAUGHTER OF ORIANA)* found dead in September
L74 - SAANICH 1986 (SON OF ORIANA)
L84 - NYSSA 1990 (SON OF NOOTKA)
L97 - "TWEEK" 1999 (OFFSPRING OF NOOTKA)* Missing - presumed dead in November

L5 - TANYA* 1964
L58 - SPARKY 1980 (SON OF TANYA)
L73 - FLASH 1986 (SON OF TANYA)

L7 - CANUCK * 1961 (LIKELY SISTER OF JELLY ROLL)
L53 - LULU 1977 (DAUGHTER OF CANUCK)

L12 - ALEXIS * 1933
L11 - SQUIRTY 1957 (LIKELY DAUGHTER OF ALEXIS)
L41 - MEGA 1977 (SON OF SQUIRTY)
L77 - MATIA 1987 (DAUGHTER OF SQUIRTY)
L94 - CALYPSO 1995 (OFFSPRING OF SQUIRTY)

L21 - ANKH * 1938
L47 - MARINA 1974 (DAUGHTER OF ANKH)
L83 - MOONLIGHT 1990 (DAUGHTER OF MARINA)
L91 - MUNCHER 1995 (OFFSPRING OF MARINA)

L25 - OCEAN SUN * 1928

L26 - BABA* 1956
L60 - RASCAL 1972 (DAUGHTER OF BABA)
L71 - HUGO 1986 (SON OF BABA)
L90 - BALLENA 1993 (DAUGHTER OF BABA)
L92 - CREWSER 1995 (SON OF RASCAL)

L27 - OPHELIA * 1965
L55 - NUGGET 1977 (POSSIBLE SISTER OF OPHELIA)
L62 - CETUS 1980 (SON OF OPHELIA)
L82 - KASATKA 1990 (DAUGHTER OF NUGGET)
L86 - SURPRISE 1991 (SIB OF NUGGET)

L32 - OLYMPIA * 1955
L22 - SPIRIT 1971 (LIKELY DAUGHTER OF OLYMPIA)
L87 - ONYX 1992 (SON OF OLYMPIA)
L89 - SOLSTICE 1993 ( SON OF SPIRIT)
L79 - SKANA 1989 (SON OF SPIRIT)

L85 - MYSTERY 1991 (LIKELY BROTHER OF DYLAN)

L43 - JELLY ROLL * 1972
L72 - RACER 1986 (SON OF JELLY ROLL)
L95 - NIGEL 1996 (SON OF JELLY ROLL)

L1 - OSKAR 1959 (LIKELY BROTHER OF INO)

L57 - FAITH ** 1977 (LAST LIVING MEMBER OF MATA HARI'S SUB GROUP)

* SUB GROUP LEADERS
** MALES WITHOUT FEMALES IN SUB GROUP

Whales missing in 1999: J6, J20, K3, K29, L44, L38, L93, L97

Whales born in 1999: K31, L97

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