Oh, my Alaska, where does one begin, your natural beauty, wildlife, vast rugged terrain, who knows, but Alaska you are a beauty! Killer Whale habits and facts: Killer whales in Alaska are either residents or transients. These groups are genetically different and have distinct foraging and social behaviors and vocalizations. Resident killer whales feed on fish, primarily salmon. They are very vocal and have sophisticated calls. Resident pods are more stable than transient pods. Every Bead is made with the Earth gathered from the state of Alaska.