A Program of Washington Maritime Blue
A collaborative program to reduce noise impacts to Southern Resident Killer Whales from large commercial vessels.
Quiet Sound Mission
Partners & Advisors
Southern Resident Killer Whales Remain
NEWS & UPDATES
Quiet Sound aims to expand efforts to protect endangered orcas from marine traffic
Underwater noise from vessel traffic is one of the key threats to Puget Sound’s endangered orca population. It interferes with the killer whales’ ability to find increasingly scarce salmon.
Collaboration Will Quiet the Sound
It’s no secret but the study of the southern resident orca community is why I first came to the Pacific Northwest in 1980 and continues to serve as a motivation for my public service. The fact that there are only 74 whales left
Quiet Sound News
Welcome to Quiet Sound
Welcome to the Quiet Sound website! We are excited to be part of the Southern Resident Killer Whale protection community. In addition to our brand new website, the year to come will begin the process of complementing and strengthening ongoing