ADOPT A WHALE

Know Someone who loves whales?

Symbolically adopt one of New York City's iconic whales! Whether for yourself, a friend, or a loved one, Gotham Whale's "Adopt-a-Whale" kit makes the perfect gift. Show your support for Gotham Whale and help protect our oceans and the animals that inhabit them.

 

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WHAT'S INCLUDED WITH YOUR ADOPT-A-WHALE KIT

For a one-time fee of $75, you get:

  • A one-of-a-kind original print by Richard Dolan, the acclaimed artist and whale expert of Tails of Stellwagen. The print is signed and features the fluke of the whale you adopt.

  • The story of your adopted whale and its history, including photographs.

  • A certificate of Adoption to certify you (or designated person) as the benefactor.

  • A map of where we have seen your adopted whale.

  • Links to our website where updates of the above maps and data can be seen.

GOTHAM

Adopt "Gotham", NYC0055, our namesake whale! We named it Gotham because it epitomizes the mission of Gotham Whale, bringing Citizen Science to the study of the whales, dolphins, and seals around New York City.

 

ADOPT GOTHAM

JERRY

Adopt "Jerry", NYC0011, one of Gotham Whale’s “founding fathers.” In the early days of Gotham Whale that image made New Yorkers realize, “Wow, there are whales, right here in New York City!”

 

ADOPT JERRY

Your adoption will support Gotham Whale's efforts to help the whales, dolphins, and seals around New York City. Want to do more for marine life? There are lots of ways to support our work.

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