California Blue Whales Rebound From Whaling

California Blue Whales Rebound From Whaling

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The number of California blue whales has rebounded to near historical levels, according to new research by the University of Washington, and while the number of blue whales struck by ships is likely above allowable U.S. limits, such strikes do not immediately threaten that recovery.

This is the only population of blue whales known to have recovered from whaling, blue whales as a species having been hunted nearly to extinction…

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