Lee Renee Jewellery* Types of Shark Diagram - These sharks are being slaughtered to make "Shark Fin Soup" mainly in Asian restaurants across the world. Their population has decreased by in the last 10 years. Do Not Order Shark Fin Soup.
The photo was taken at the entrance to Katlian Bay. The whale is coming up to scoop up a mouthful of herring. The kayaker is a local Sitka Dentist. The whale's mouth is fully open with the bottom half under the boat by Mark Tennant.
Facts and figures about one og the big guys Humpback Whales are baleen whales that can weigh 40 tonnes and be 15 metres in length. These whales can frequently be seen in Kaikoura during the winter months.