As we headed out of Provincetown on the northern tip of Cape Cod, we got a sense of anticipation, the area was renowned for good sightings of whales thanks to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. 359 more words
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SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Humpback whales have made such a comeback that most of them are being taken off the Endangered Species list, but not the ones we see off the California coast. 180 more words
HONOLULU (AP) — Federal authorities are taking most humpback whales off the endangered species list.
The National Marine Fisheries Service said Monday that nine of the 14 distinct populations of humpbacks have recovered enough in the last 40 years to warrant being removed from the endangered list. 72 more words