A Right Whale Baby Boom

“Right whales have plenty to celebrate this Mother’s Day — the sea moms gave birth to a record 39 calves this spring…”  Read the full story at msnbc.com.

Our upcoming exhibit, opening on July 3rd, “From Pursuit to Preservation”, will explore human interaction with whales. The final section in the exhibit, entitled “The Hunt for Knowlegde”, will include a look at whale populations.

A North Atlantic right whale swims with her calf February in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida. A record 39 right whale calves were born this spring.

A North Atlantic right whale swims with her calf February in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida. A record 39 right whale calves were born this spring.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s