Crews battling a brush fire near the incident said winds hit 80 km/h.
Ten people were involved in the fight.
The whale's body was found floating near Sooke, B.C.
Matthew Pell agreed the comments amount to professional misconduct.
Experts say the animal was likely related to an ancient penguin or cormorant-like bird never before found in Canada.
B.C.'s southern resident orca population has welcomed a new addition!
The six year old's only regret is that school is over because he couldn't tell all his classmates about what happened.