Saturday, July 13, 2024

Tag: right whales

Two North Pacific right whales spotted in Bering Sea

NOAA Fisheries has confirmed that two whales captured in a video by commercial cod fishermen in the Aleutian Islands are indeed North Pacific right whales, the first sighting of this endangered species in winter in the Bering Sea.

Scientists on research vessel spot rare whale in Bering Sea

ANCHORAGE — Federal researchers studying critically endangered North Pacific right whales sometimes go years without finding their subjects. Over the weekend they got lucky. A...