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  • 2017 / 09 / 20

    Do whales drink salt water?

    Par Collaboration spéciale / Headline

    Text by Sonia Villalon  Despite a few exceptions, pinnipeds and cetaceans do not usually drink. In most cases, water is supplied by the metabolism of prey proteins (metabolic water) and the oxidation...

  • Un marsouin commun portant des marques de dents de dauphins, trouvé à l'Anse-au-Griffon. © Hélène Bernatchez 2017 / 09 / 14

    1-877-7baleine Still Active as Autumn Draws Near

    Par Josiane Cabana / Headline

    Marine Mammals Emergencies has handled a variety of interesting cases in the past few weeks...

  • © GREMM 2017 / 07 / 31

    WITH THE BELUGAS: WEEKS OF JULY 10 and 17, 2017

    Par Équipe du Bleuvet / Beluga / Headline

    Our team began to see the first calves of the year several weeks ago already, but in the past two weeks, we have been encountering them in almost every herd, and even up to five in a single herd! When...

  • Baleine noire juvénile qui ouvre la gueule pour s'alimenter © Georgia DNR, NOAA Permit #15488. 2017 / 07 / 20

    Update, July 31 – A Necropsy for the eighth Right Whale carcass

    Par Josiane Cabana / Headline / Marine Mammal Emergencies

    The carcass of the third of the six dead right whales found in the Gulf of St. Lawrence in June has recently washed ashore in the Magdalen Islands...

  • 2017 / 07 / 14

    With the Belugas: Week of July 3, 2017

    Par Équipe du Bleuvet / Beluga / Headline

    Identifying  Individual Belugas Belugas are not one of the most easily recognizable whale species. They do not systematically show their tail when they dive like humpbacks, do not show pigment patter...

  • 2017 / 06 / 10

    St. Lawrence Week: Humpback Whale

    Par Marie-Ève Muller / Headline

    As part of St. Lawrence Week, Whales Online offers a glimpse of species that have a special meaning for each of our authors. A memory, a photo, a quote, a story. Every encounter with whales leaves an ...

  • 2017 / 06 / 09

    St. Lawrence Week: Beluga

    Par GREMM / Headline

     As part of St. Lawrence Week, Whales Online offers a glimpse of species that have a special meaning for each of our authors. A memory, a photo, a quote, a story. Every encounter with whales leaves a...

  • © Jean Lemire (archive) 2017 / 06 / 07

    St. Lawrence Week: North Atlantic Right Whale

    Par Béatrice Riché / Headline

     As part of St. Lawrence Week, Whales Online offers a glimpse of species that have a special meaning for each of our authors. A memory, a photo, a quote, a story. Every encounter with whales leaves a...

  • 2017 / 06 / 06

    St. Lawrence Week: Minke Whale

    Par Marie-Ève Muller / Headline

    As part of St. Lawrence Week, Whales Online offers a glimpse of species that have a special meaning for each of our authors. A memory, a photo, a quote, a story. Every encounter with whales leaves an ...

  • 2017 / 06 / 05

    St. Lawrence Week: Fin Whale

    Par Marie-Sophie Giroux / Headline

    Rapid and Agile Greyhound of the Sea During the St. Lawrence Week, Whales Online features every day a different whale species portrait. A souvenir, a quote, pictures, a story. Each encounter with a wh...