In the 1960s, marine parks were starting to become more interested in having orcas in their facilities. In February 1967, five killer whales were captured and taken to a seapen. Soon after they were moved to the Seattle Marine Aquarium until a permanent facility could be found. Katy stayed at the aquarium for three months before passing away.
Age at Capture-Approximately 1
Place of Capture-Washington, USA
Date of Death-5/--/67
Place of Death-Seattle Marine Aquarium
Cause of Death-Unknown
Origin of Katy
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