Mission to untangle female right whale highlights species' precarious plight

Removing a thick fishing rope from a highly fertile whale’s jaw was a priority for scientists who fear the species may be in terminal decline

The Guardian

Last updated on 24 April 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
United States of America
Region: 
Atlantic Ocean
North America
Threats: 
Bycatch
Species: 
Eubalaena glacialis
Species group: 
Marine mammals