Orcas held in Japanese Marine Parks

Japan is becoming an important part of the cetacean captivity industry. Not only as a source of creatures from the dolphin hunts, but also as a recipient for wild-caught orca. There are currently two Japanese facilities keeping a total of seven orcas, one of them was wild-caught. Open a pdf for interactive information about each whale.

Orcas held in captivity at Seaworld Kamogawa (pdf)

Captive orcas at Kamogawa Sea World, Japan
Captive orcas at Kamogawa Sea World, Japan

Orcas previously held in captivity at Shirahama Adventure World (pdf)

Captive orcas at Port Nagoya Aquarium, Japan
Captive orcas at Port Nagoya Aquarium, Japan