Blue Whale Sightings Encouraging for BC Scientists

Blue Whale Sightings Encouraging for BC Scientists

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blue-whales-noaa.jpgAfter avoiding B.C.’s coast for decades, blue whales are returning to the region to feed in the same areas where they were once hunted to near extinction.

Scientists hope recent sightings mean an increase in the population of the highly endangered whales, but the whales may have simply migrated north from California following the tiny shrimp on which they feed.

(Read more in Canada.com)

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