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TAG: Pacific Whale Foundation
March 27, 2018

PacWhale Fleet of Vessels to Gather in Honor of Founder

Well-wishers of Pacific Whale Foundation founder, Greg Kaufman, are invited to gather at Mākena State Park's Big Beach on March 30 for a Celebration of Life.
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February 26, 2018

529 Whales Sighted off Maui During Great Whale Count 2018

Volunteers across Maui counted 529 humpback whales, including 335 pods and 62 calves during the Pacific Whale Foundation's Great Whale Count 2018.
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February 26, 2018

135 Whales Sighted in 15 Minutes

More than 649 volunteers gathered data from the shores of 44 sites off O‘ahu, Kaua‘i and Hawai‘i Island during the second Sanctuary Whale Count event in 2018.
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February 16, 2018

Top Maui Headlines with Kiaora Bohlool

Here are some of the important headlines and stories you need to know around Maui, in this brief newscast with Maui Now’s Kiaora Bohlool.
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February 12, 2018

Pacific Whale Foundation Bids Aloha to Founder

Pacific Whale Foundation today confirmed the passing of founder and executive director, Greg Kaufman.  Kaufman passed away after a battle with brain cancer.
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January 30, 2018

PWF Launches Whale and Dolphin Tracker App

Users can record their vessel GPS track and sightings of marine wildlife, including the GPS location, group dynamics, observed behaviors, photos, and other data
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January 08, 2018

Founder of Pacific Whale Foundation Undergoes Cancer Treatment

Kaufman and the organization say they are still going strong in the face of this health challenge with 2018 slated to be one of the most prolific years
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October 10, 2017

VIDEO: First Whales of the Season Spotted

Pacific Whale Foundation spotted their first whale of the season today, Oct. 10, 2017, at 9:32 a.m. off the coast of Kapalua in West Maui.
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September 03, 2017

Planning Underway for Maui Whale Festival 2018: Calendar of Events

Pacific Whale Foundation has released a tentative schedule of events for Maui Whale Festival 2018, marking their 38th year of celebrating humpback whales.
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July 10, 2017

PWF Golf Tournament at Mākena to Benefit Paniaka Wetland

The event will benefit the restoration of Paniaka Wetland, an important ecological and cultural site in Mākena State Park.
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February 27, 2017

984 Humpbacks Tallied in 2017 Great Whale Count

Hundreds of humpback whale sightings were reported during the 2017 Great Whale Count on Maui over the weekend, conducted by the Pacific Whale Foundation.
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February 14, 2017

37th Annual World Whale Day & Parade, Feb. 18

Presented by Pacific Whale Foundation, World Whale Day is a community festival with a global mission to inspire conservation on behalf of marine wildlife...
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February 06, 2017

First Annual World Whale Film Festival, Feb. 11

The World Whale Film Festival is offered free to the public in an effort to raise awareness and inspire efforts to protect the world’s oceans and wildlife.
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January 23, 2017

2017 Run & Walk for the Whales, Feb. 4

Pacific Whale Foundation's annual Run & Walk for the Whales will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. One of Maui's largest sporting events, Run & Walk for...
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October 20, 2016

PWF Spots its First Whale of the Season

Pacific Whale Foundation spotted their first whale of the season today, Oct. 20, 2016, off the coast of Lahaina in West Maui. A captain aboard the Ocean Discovery confirmed the sighting after being alerted to the possible sighting by crew aboard the Queen's Treasure.
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