Tag: right whale

January 3, 2019

Right whale calf spotted off Florida coast

Florida wildlife officials have reported a North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) calf sighting — the first in the winter calving season. Last year, no newborns were reported, and just...

August 3, 2016

Federal agencies seek science about right whale, orangutan

The National Marine Fisheries Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have each begun a five-year review of species currently listed as federally endangered under the Endangered Species Act....