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Blue whales bounce back from ravages

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article image MONITORING REPORT CALIFORNIA: Researchers believe California blue whales have recovered in numbers and the population has returned to sustainable levels; they say this is the only population of blue whales to have rebounded from the ravages of whaling. According to the research team there are now 2,200 of these giant creatures on the eastern side of the Pacific Ocean. But concerns remain about their vulnerability to being struck by ships. At up to 33m in length and weighing in at up to…Read More