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Table 1 Deployments (N = 34) of digital archival tags (Dtags) on 32 northern resident killer whales in British Columbia (2009–2012)

From: Fine-scale foraging movements by fish-eating killer whales (Orcinus orca) relate to the vertical distributions and escape responses of salmonid prey (Oncorhynchus spp.)

Tag ID Deployment date(dd/mm/yyyy) Deployment location Whale ID Sex Age (y) Deployment duration (h) # dives analyzed
oo09_231a 19/08/2009 50° 46.500 N 127° 24.066 W G52 F 16 7.41 542
oo09_234a 22/08/2009 50° 56.870 N 127° 47.920 W A46 M 27 3.92 342
oo09_235a 23/08/2009 50° 49.758 N 127° 43.463 W A72 F 10 5.22 486
oo09_236a 24/08/2009 50° 51.032 N 127° 31.560 W I45 M 24 2.37 151
oo09_237a 25/08/2009 50° 47.670 N 127° 31.891 W I57? F 20 0.07 0
oo09_237b 25/08/2009 50° 48.336 N 127° 36.855 W I71 F 16 0.28 0
oo09_237c 25/08/2009 50° 49.336 N 127° 41.669 W I83 F 12 1.15 93
oo09_237d 25/08/2009 50° 56.672 N 128° 02.190 W I53 M 23 3.28 314
oo09_238a 26/08/2009 50° 51.117 N 127° 49.327 W I111 ? 3 11.64 1123
oo09_239a 27/08/2009 50° 49.516 N 127° 42.441 W A66 M 13 2.15 145
oo09_240a 28/08/2009 50° 56.073 N 127° 41.825 W A37 M 32 3.63 353
oo09_243a 31/08/2009 50° 53.767 N 127° 39.881 W I39 M 29 3.11 233
oo09_244a 01/09/2009 51° 00.065 N 127° 49.085 W R25 M 22 4.24 299
oo09_245a 02/09/2009 50° 47.268 N 127° 32.671 W I46 M 24 5.89 483
oo09_245b 02/09/2009 50° 46.975 N 127° 15.357 W I62 M 21 1.52 109
oo09_247a 04/09/2009 50° 30.813 N 126° 23.110 W A62 F 15 1.27 157
oo10_256a 13/09/2010 50° 57.047 N 127° 44.552 W G64 F 10 7.59 828
oo10_260a 17/09/2010 50° 53.982 N 127° 38.038 W A75 F 8 6.97 604
oo10_261a 18/09/2010 50° 54.141 N 127° 38.604 W A38 M 39 3.22 291
oo10_264a 21/09/2010 51° 03.696 N 127° 58.168 W G39 M 24 1.60 116
oo10_265a 22/09/2010 50° 51.936 N 127° 33.151 W G49 F 20 2.92 299
oo11_224a 12/08/2011 51° 51.844 N 128° 15.430 W R40 F 10 2.12 215
oo11_224b 12/08/2011 51° 23.548 N 128° 08.301 W G32 M 29 0.34 12
oo11_240a 28/08/2011 50° 57.018 N 127° 43.853 W I104 F 9 3.95 361
oo11_244a 01/09/2011 50° 55.329 N 127° 42.107 W C14 M 26 2.84 175
oo11_244b 01/09/2011 51° 00.448 N 127° 58.949 W C24 M 11 1.15 82
oo11_245a 02/09/2011 50° 47.917 N 127° 35.362 W I43 M 28 11.80 856
oo11_246a 03/09/2011 50° 48.852 N 127° 39.618 W G31 F 30 3.81 466
oo11_248a 05/09/2011 50° 49.609 N 127° 42.700 W A83 ? 6 0.48 21
oo11_248b 05/09/2011 50° 50.738 N 127° 46.718 W A80 M 7 2.97 298
oo11_267a 24/09/2011 50° 40.754 N 127° 03.117 W A34 F 36 7.19 620
oo12_232a 19/08/2012 51° 01.358 N 127° 41.391 W I106 ? 8 5.78 751
oo12_235a 22/08/2012 50° 55.672 N 127° 42.149 W A83 ? 7 0.07 0
oo12_235b 22/08/2012 50° 49.325 N 127° 28.907 W A66 M 16 4.51 494
  1. Tag IDs reflect the year (e.g., 09) and Julian day (e.g., 231) of tag deployment. Whale IDs, ages and sexes are from published photographic identification catalogues of northern resident killer whales [35, 37]