Luna the orca has died

What should have happened

Luna should have been captured and taken to his pod instead of being left in Nootka Sound. If his pod wouldn't let him be with them then they could have always taken him to Sea World or another wildlife center where he could be safe from dangers.

Friday, March 10th 2006 at 7:45pm

Nootka Sound, Strathcona, BC, Canada


Luna the 6 year old orca was killed by a run in with a tugboat propeller.



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