These are the faces behind the Human Blue Whale. 59 women, from all ages representing twelve different nationalities. They come from diverse backgrounds; some are scientists, schoolteachers, conservationists, naturalists, artists and many marine biology students. Their commitment and integrity give a unique voice to the natural world.

Some of them share their thoughts with us on this page. If you click on those portraits with the audio icon, you can hear comments from the participants about their participation in the ritual and also more intimate and persuasive words.