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15 North Atlantic right whales near Nantucket as they head south from Canada

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

More than a dozen North Atlantic right whales were recently spotted near Nantucket, as members of the critically endangered population travel south from Canadian waters.
The New England Aquarium aerial survey team captured photos of 15 unique whales about 20 miles south of Nantucket earlier this month. They observed a small aggregation of whales feeding and swimming close together.
“In addition to feeding, we saw several right whales making body contact with each other using their flippers, heads, and even rolling at the surface - indicating that these whales were socializing as well,”...
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North Atlantic right whales spotted near southern New England

North Atlantic right whales spotted near southern New England

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

“In addition to feeding, we saw several right whales making body contact with each other using their flippers, heads, and even rolling at the surface-indicating that these whales were socializing as well."
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