Mystery Sounds Recorded in Maui

Imagine hearing a heartbeat in the ocean. Over the last decade, Whale Trust Maui researchers have been able to measure low frequency sounds by humpback whales that are at the lowest level of human hearing capability. As the Whale Trust Maui team will continue to investigate the possible meanings behind these sounds, scientist Jim Darling recently published a paper in the Journal of Acoustic Society of America detailing his research thus far. Read more here and take a look at the full scientific article!


Whale Tales 2016 Sponsorships Announced!

We are pleased to announce our 2016 Whale Tales sponsorship opportunities! Please look over the great benefits we are offering our sponsors on this special 10th anniversary celebration here: Individual Sponsorship Packages. Special tickets to private receptions and early registration for whale watches are just a few of the exciting benefits you will receive from your generous support of Whale Tales 2016. If you are ready to become an event sponsor, click here and join us today!


John Cruz Benefit Raises Nearly $30,000

August 15th was a night to remember for those attending Whale Trust’s sold-out summer benefit at Lumeria Maui. With musical performances by Sierre Carrere, Grammy winner, John Cruz, and special guest, Mick Fleetwood – fun was had by all! Over 50 local businesses and artists contributed to the evening that helped raise nearly $30,000 for Whale Trust’s research and education programs. Special thanks to Lumeria Maui, Fleetwood’s on Front Street, John Cruz, Sierra Carrere and all of our many sponsors, guests, and dedicated volunteers.