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humpback whale. amazing! Let us send you to Alaska and maybe you will see this! SiemensTravel.com

The Humpback Whale, (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the largest rorqual species, adults range in length from 12-16 metres (39-52 ft) and weigh approximately 36,000 kilograms (79,000 Ib).

Huggy! - what gentle creatures! WHY CANT THE JAPANESE SEE THAT THEY ARE WRONG! now how would they feel if we started HARPOONING THEM? Harpooning their children? doesnt sound humane does it! SO WHY DO IT TO THE WHALES????????

Whale-Watching off Isla de la Plata (Ecuador). 'In terms of sheer awe-inspiring natural power, experiencing first-hand the breaching of a humpback whale is hard to equal. From June to September every year nearly 1000 of these majestic creatures migrate to the waters off the coast of Ecuador. The prime base for organizing boat trips, during which you might also spot dolphins and killer, pilot and beaked whales, is the fishing town of Puerto López.' www.lonelyplanet....

Blue Whale with his mouth open. This is equal parts cool and terrifying. I wish I could speak whale. -Dory.

Breaching Humpback..By far one of the coolest things I have ever been able to see. Nothing like seeing this huge creature breach for what appears to be the pleasure of playing.

Impressive - yet graceful things - these Humpback Whates