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Wake Up! We are talking Whales!

Wake Up! We are talking Whales! | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
June 1st was Whale Day. A day to honor these magnificent creatures who roam all of the world’s oceans—which have their day on June 8th.

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Speed restrictions for protection of right whales in perpetuity!

Speed restrictions for protection of right whales in perpetuity! | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
The proposed rule would extend, in perpetuity, speed restrictions implemented in December of 2008, due to expire in December 2013. This is exciting news for right whales! We'll provide more details about this story soon.

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Conservation and research programs at the New England Aquarium make a lasting global impact on the oceans and our environment

Conservation and research programs at the New England Aquarium make a lasting global impact on the oceans and our environment | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
Through conservation and research programs, the New England Aquarium develops and implements new solutions to protect the oceans, conserve marine animals and ecosystems and balance the human impacts on them.
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Scientists Mount Assault to Save Endangered Right Whales

Scientists Mount Assault to Save Endangered Right Whales | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
The population of right whales in the North Atlantic has fallen to an alarming level—only 350 remain. Scientists are pursuing a wide range of research to help halt the decline, as reported by the TV show National Geographic Today.
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Highest number of humpback whales in more than 50 years

Highest number of humpback whales in more than 50 years | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
WHALE watch operators are rejoicing at the news that the highest number of humpback whales in more than half a century are on their way to Hervey Bay.

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Marian Locksley's curator insight, June 2, 2013 4:57 AM

Recent estimates have shown the humpback population has grown by about 11% a year in the past couple of decades.

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Southern Right Whale Facts Cape Town Simon's Town

Southern Right Whale Facts Cape Town Simon's Town | Saving Right Whales | Scoop.it
Interesting Southern Right Whale Facts in & around Cape Town and Simon's Town during the June, July, August, September, October and November breeding season (28 Southern Right Whale Facts when watching Whales in Cape Town And Simons Town

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