Population Type: Northern Resident
Birth Year: 1999
Named after Bend Island in Clio Channel, Bend (A72) is a female killer whale born in 1999. Bend’s name also refers to the sharp notch in the leading edge of her dorsal fin, which she obtained from an injury. Bend is the first calf of Clio (A50). In 2014, Bend became a first-time mother, giving birth to a calf of her own, Jamieson (A108).