Welcome the Whales


2012 Welcome Back the Whales

@ Turtle Bay

When: Saturday, January 26, from 9:30-3:30     

This event was sponsored by The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, Turtle Bay Resort, and the North Shore Ocean Education Coalition. All proceeds from the events went to the North Shore Ocean Education Coalition to support student marine education projects for the keiki of the north shore.


• Talks by NOAA Scientists about Hawaii’s special marine mammals

•  Whale Observation Station for information about humpback whales

•  Information on how to help collect data about the whales

•  Education Booths

•  Naturalist led “Searching for Wildlife Walks”

• Many children’s activities

•  Hula presentations by our local Keiki


Photos from the 2012 Welcome Back the Whales event: