Our ocean's whale population has dramatically decreased due to the destructive nature of humans and the habits we have developed. Whale Alert is an application that was developed in order to help show anyone, especially big ship captains, where whales are migrating. This detection system can prevent potential collisions of whales and cargo ships, thus saving the whale population.
typhlonectes: “NOAA Species Spotlight: Cook Inlet Beluga WhaleBeluga whales squeal, squeak, and chirp, and it’s why sailors long ago called them “sea canaries.” This species is gregarious and small (up to 15 feet long). Of the five Alaskan stocks,...
Study: California blue whale population rebounds from whaling
Sightings of the world's largest animal are rare in waters off New England, which is why conservationists were so surprised to spot two of them. In a rare treat, two blue whales were spotted Friday off the coast of New Hampshire.