Table 2

Summary of Inuit interviewee information and responses regarding killer whale predation on fish in Nunavut waters.

Summary of interviewee responses about killer whales eating fish


Region

Community

No mention

Doesn't know, not sure

Maybe, probably

No, do not eat fish

Yes, do eat fish


Hudson Bay

Repulse Bay (17)

17


Rankin Inlet (10)

9

1


Arviat (5)

5


Foxe Basin

Igloolik (16)

5

1

4

2

4


Hall Beach (7)

1

2

1

2

1


North Baffin Island

Arctic Bay (11)

9

2


Pond Inlet (8)

8


Qikiqtarjuaq (8)

8


South Baffin Island

Kimmirut (5)

5


Iqaluit (7)

4

2

1


Pangnirtung (11)

9

1

1


Total

79

5

9

4

7


Ferguson et al. Aquatic Biosystems 2012 8:3   doi:10.1186/2046-9063-8-3

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