Sunday, 6 January 2013

News from Jan-06 2013

Volunteers sought for 2013 humpback whale count hours ago
The humpbacks have returned from their feeding grounds in Alaska to the warm waters of Hawai'i and the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale

NOAA fears Cook Inlet beluga whales may be headed for extinction
Science Recorder-5 hours ago
Are beluga whales headed for extinction? Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration note a small, but not scientifically significan

Stranded whales
Marlborough Express-5 Jan 2013
Analysing the shards of the whales' bones, found in 2010, scientists realised the genetic profiles from each fragment were the same but did not correspond

Op-Ed: Frontline's 'A Whale Of A Business' finally airs on YouTube ... Jan 2013
It's been 15 years since the documentary was first released in November 1997, but it is still considered one of the most telling exposures of the captive marine

PHOTOS: 60-Foot Blue Whale Spotted Near the Martinez Marina
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)-21 hours ago
Thanks to Isla for sending the pictures of her friends Craig and Debbie Hansen (pictured above), who are here from New Zealand flying their 60-foot whale kite.

Satellite tags helping track killer whale pod down the coast
Kitsap Sun-15 hours ago
Federal biologists have attached a small satellite transmitter to one of Puget Sound's killer whales, and a week of tracking may have revealed some important

US, Canada allege illegal narwhal tusk smuggling
Alaska Dispatch-13 hours ago
According to the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society, hundreds of these horns are traded annually. Because narwhals are considered threatened

Protect porpoises off Pembrokeshire, says Sea Trust
BBC News-3 hours ago
A marine conservation group is calling for the protection of sites off Pembrokeshire where large numbers of harbour porpoises congregate. Sea Trust says

The little dolphin passes the Kings in Vigo
Faro de Vigo - 12 hours ago
A. MAULEƓN - VIGO Vigo Nursery The ship has since Thursday a "tenant" very special. This is the baby dolphin was rescued on Sunday under the bridge Toxa (O Grove) which was isolated because of the low tide.

Dolphin stranded at La Marina
Spain newspaper / Viking Post - 7 hours agoALICANTE One of our readers of Spain newspaper, Eilen Hofseth, went for a walk on the beach at La Marina (Alicante) on Thursday morning and got a bit of a surprise.

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