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North Post

I find myself finding my way back ‘home’ that being northwestern BC, even though, I no longer live there. My family doesn’t hold any property in the area, which feels disorienting, but the views always belonged to everyone, and they’re always welcoming when I get to go back. 784 more words

Adventure

Humpback Whale Population Grows

According to an article published by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), there have been steady rates of population growth amongst ten distinct population segments of humpback whales. 61 more words

Endangered Species

Whale-sized Fun for Maui Children at Sea!

As a part of our education efforts, every whale season we host numerous school groups participating in our Keiki (Hawaiian for “children”) Whalewatch program. Last week we concluded this season’s program with 1,518 children now having more knowledge about humpback whales. 328 more words

Humpback Whale

Agency: Humpback whales' recovery is national success story

Image Credit: Wikipedia

HONOLULU (AP) — The humpback whale became the unofficial symbol for the conservation movement in the last century.

The iconic mammal that can be found across the planet was on the verge of extinction. 516 more words

Environment

Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up On Fire Island

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Authorities say a dead humpback whale washed up near the east end of Fire Island.

A spokeswoman for the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research & Preservation told Newsday  that the organization was making plans to do an on-scene necropsy. 52 more words

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