The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale.
..... This is an improvement from vulnerable in 1996 and endangered as recently
as ... among others, have also become major ...
Summary of the reasons/process by which the humpback whale (Megaptera
novaeangliae) became listed as Federally Endangered.
Apr 21, 2015 ... 12-month Findings and Proposed Rule to divide the globally-listed humpback
whale into 14 DPSs and list 2 DPSs as endangered and 2 DPSs ...
Humpback Whales Endangered. By 18th century, the commercial value of
humpback whales increased and that made them a preferred target for hunters.
Apr 23, 2015 ... Have decades of protection allowed the endangered humpback whale ... in their
regions of the world have increased and become stable.
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 ...
Reasons why whales are endangered including humpbacks, orcas, and gray ...
Whales are endangered from a variety of threats, most of which are the direct ...
Although as of 2014 humpback whales are no longer listed as Endangered by
the International Union for Conservation of Nature, major threats to their ...
Aug 31, 2013 ... There are more than 21,000 humpback whales in the North Pacific, compared ...
warm waters, where they've become a major draw for tourists.
Jun 17, 2010 ... The endangered species humpback whale is important. There are many factors
affecting the humpback whale species population and endangerment. ... of Plants
and Animals That Have Become Extinct Over the Past 100 ...