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The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the ..... This northern Indian Ocean population also does not migrate, prevented by that ocean's northern coastli...

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.

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.

Why Whales Are Endangered — SEEtheWILD Wildlife Conservation ...

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Reasons why whales are endangered including humpbacks, orcas, and gray ... In the past century, many of the large whale species were hunted almost to ...

Humpback Whales May No Longer Be Endangered | TIME

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Apr 21, 2015 ... Humpback whales were first classified as in need of protection under the Endangered Species Act in 1970. The NOAA's proposal would ...

Why are humpback whales endangered? - Ask.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 ...

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?

US studies humpback whale endangered list removal - Phys.org

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Aug 31, 2013 ... US studies humpback whale endangered list removal ... calving in Hawaii's warm waters, where they've become a major draw for tourists. ... threatened or endangered does not present substantial information that listing under ...

Humpback Whales, Megaptera novaeangliae ~ MarineBio.org

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Find out what's known about Humpback Whales, Megaptera novaeangliae, ... Throughout their evolution, cetaceans have become perfectly suited to an aquatic ..... species of baleen whale, are considered more endangered than humpbacks in .... ecosystems plays a similar immunological role in corals as it does in humans.

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 ...

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

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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 ...

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.

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 ...