• 2017 / 11 / 09

    When Birds Take Advantage of Whales to Feed

    Par Marie-Sophie Giroux / Observation of the week

    An impressive scar forms zebra-like stripes on the right flank of one of the three fin whales seen off Tadoussac this week. The female Zipper is here. When she was first encountered back in 1994, she ...

  • 2015 / 12 / 02

    Southern Right Whales Targeted by Gulls

    Par Marie-Sophie Giroux / Issues

    The waters around Argentina's Valdes Peninsula are thebreeding and calving grounds for southern right whales (Eubalaena australis). These whales have become targets for the kelp gull (Larus dominicanu...