Government imposes new safeguards for right whales
An animal rights group is commending the federal government for new measures aimed at protecting endangered right whales. But a new concern, the safety of whale rescuers, is clouding the issue. Ross Lord reports.
North Atlantic Right Whale
The North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) has a large head that takes up nearly a quarter of the length of its body. Right whales, which can grow up to 18 metres in length can be recognized...
Right Whale Hanky-Panky
Why Is the North Atlantic Right Whale Having Such a Hard Time in the Baby-Making Department?
By Annie Langlois