The gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus), also known as the grey whale, gray back
whale, Pacific gray whale, or California gray whale is a baleen whale that ...
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Information on gray whales such as description, and range.
The only member of the family Eschrichtiidae, the gray whale is a mysticete, or
baleen whale. It is a "coastal" whale that migrates along the North American ...
Gray whales have a hump and a ridge of sharp bumps along their backs, instead
of a dorsal fin. They are a type of baleen whale, which means they filter food ...
Jutting 16 kilometers (10 miles) into the Pacific Ocean, the headlands of the Point
Reyes Peninsula offer one of the finest spots to view the gray whale.
May 13, 2013 ... Gray Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) Photo: Merrill Gosho, NOAA. Did You Know?
· Gray whales make one of the longest annual migrations of ...
IDENTIFICATION. Size – adults range from 11 – 14 metres. Colour – mottled grey
skin with scarring and pigmentation – much of the body is covered with ...
How did gray whales get their name? The gray whale acquired its name from the
gray patches and white mottling on its skin. What does the gray whales skin ...
Journey North classrooms track gray whale migration each season.