Baby humpback whales bulk up in Hawaii ahead of migration [VIDEO]

New video reveals baby humpback whales nursing in Hawaii, a sight rarely seen by humans. A team of researchers used non-invasive suction cups to outfit seven baby humpback whales with special tags for recording data on nursing as well as other whale behaviors.

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Last updated on 09 June 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North Pacific
Species: 
Megaptera novaeangliae
Species group: 
Marine mammals