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Humpback whale

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The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the ..... they have become the mainstay of whale tourism around the world. .... The species was listed as vulnerable ...

Humpback Whale: Federally Endangered Listing Information, Alaska ...

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Summary of the reasons/process by which the humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) became listed as Federally Endangered.

Humpback Whale | Endangered Species Coalition

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These amazing whales migrate throughout the oceans, sing complex vocalizations and use nets of bubbles to capture schools of fish. The humpback whale ...

Why are Humpback Whales Endangered? - Whale Facts and ...

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Humpback Whales Endangered. By 18th century, the commercial value of humpback whales increased and that made them a preferred target for hunters.

Gray Whale: an Endangered Species - Bagheera

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After the eastern Pacific gray whale was removed from the endangered species list in ... Whales also can become entangled in fishing nets, and because they are ... a threat to gray whales, while the NMFS does not think the impact will be significant. ... while humpback whale populations have fallen from 120,000 to 10,000.

Humpback whale | WWF

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Females become pregnant about every two to four years, and are pregnant with each calf for about 11 to 12 months. The calves can ... As recently as 1988, humpback whales were listed as endangered by IUCN. Populations ... Did you know?

Why Are Whales Endangered? - Whale Facts

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There are a number of factors contributing to the current endangered status of ... in technology also led to the raw materials of whales becoming highly sought after ... Although this agreement exists countries that did not opt into the agreement ...

How Did the Endangered Humpback Whales Escape Extinction ...

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Sep 11, 2016 ... Nine out 14 humpback whale populations are now removed from the endangered list. This is good news ... But how did these endangered whales escape extinction? ... Roads of the Future: Solar Highways Becoming a Reality ...

Humpback whales could be removed from endangered species list ...

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Dec 30, 2013 ... After being almost hunted to extinction, Humpback whales were added to the U.S. list of endangered species in 1988. Adults can be 40-50 feet ...

Some humpback whales may lose endangered status - Science /AAAS

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Apr 20, 2015 ... Become a member ... Humpback whales were placed on the endangered species list in 1970 after the whaling industry severely ... Only in 1982 did the IWC enact a ban on the commercial whaling of all whale species.

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Humpback Whale - NOAA Fisheries - National Oceanic and ...

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NOAA Fisheries revised the ESA listing for the humpback whale to identify 14 ... and endangered whales, as well as under the MMPA to protect all humpback ... The Arabian Sea humpback does not migrate, remaining in tropical waters all year. .... Humpbacks can become entangled in fishing gear, either swimming off with ...

Should Humpback Whales Be Removed from the Endangered ...

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Apr 23, 2015 ... Should Humpback Whales Be Removed from the Endangered Species List? ... in their regions of the world have increased and become stable.

Why are humpback whales endangered? | Reference.com

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Although as of 2014 humpback whales are no longer listed as Endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, major threats to their ...