The Tragic Life of Lolita The Orca Kept in America’s Tiniest Tank For 45 Years

Credit: Oceanic Preservation Society Lolita the orca was only four years old when she was captured in 1970 along with her siblings and cousins. They were sold to the Miami SeaQuarium for $6,000. Due to their captivity, their pods weren’t able to recover and are now endangered, numbered at only 81 as of July 1, … Read more