no new births of right whale

no whale baby after breeding season


there are only around 430 north atlantic right whale left in the wild, and no calves were born in this year’s breeding season. the numbers and reproduction rate are dropping; 82% of premature deaths are caused by entanglement in fishing line. global warming also caused the shortage of their main food source, phytoplankton.

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