The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale.
One of the ... Their diet consists mostly of krill and small fish. .... the increased
surface area for temperature control w...
Whale Habitat and Distribution ... Most of the larger giant whales do live in areas
that are cold. ... Humpback whale breaching in Frederick Sound, Alaska.
The diet of whales depends on their species; it can range from microscopic ...
baleen whales, tend to migrate long distances from their cold-water feeding ...
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Like other baleen whales, the food of humpbacks is small plentifully abundant
schooling fishes and large zooplankton. The precise diet is certainly different for ...
Humpback whales have a pretty diverse diet when it comes to the baleen whale
... These whales hunt and feed during the summer months in cold waters and ...
Adaptations for Life in the Ocean Whales, dolphins and porpoises are mammals
that have adapted to live their entire lives in the ocean. Like all mammals, they ...
Humpback whales on the other hand travel thousands of miles from the colder
polar ... they prefer the cold waters in and around the Arctic and Antarctic oceans.
Habitat. During migration, humpbacks stay near the surface of the ... Humpback
feeding grounds are in cold, productive coastal waters.
How did the humpback whale get its name? The humpback ... waters to cold
waters and back. Some hump- ... A humpback whale's diet consists mainly of krill,
Humpback whales sometimes breed and feed in large, dynamic groups. ...
continental coasts to open-ocean temperate and sub-polar summering habitats.
... and calving season, humpback whales migrate to cold, productive waters to