New model confirms endangered right whales are declining

Phys.org| Mon Sep 25 11:05:53 EDT 2017
In this April 10, 2008, file photo, a North Atlantic right whale dives in Cape Cod Bay near Provincetown, Mass. Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Northeast Fisheries Science Center and the New England Aquarium have developed a new model in 2017 they said will provide better estimates about the North Atlantic right whale population, and the news isn't good. The model could be critically important to efforts to save the endangered species, which is in the midst of a year of high mortality, according to NOAA. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File) Researchers with the federal government and the New England Aquarium have developed a new model they said will provide ..

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