Male beluga captured from Russian waters.
Male belugas captured in Russian waters.
- Junior -
- Malik -
Born April 21, 1996
Died March 4, 2000
22 orcas have been exhibited at Marineland. Of
these, 7 have been exported or re-exported, 8 are dead
or presumed dead and 4 have died elsewhere. There are a
total of 12 dead or presumed dead (54.5%) and 7 still
alive at Marineland as of Sept. 98. Marineland has
refused to confirm or deny this disposition.
In 1989 Marineland reportedly had 10 bottlenose
dolphins; only 1 remained alive by the fall of 98.
There are no public records indicating their sale or
transfer and Marineland will not provide information
regarding this disposition.
Beluga pictures are from
Photos By Stefan Jacobs and Emilie Giguere