Minke Whale

Amongst the great cetaceans, this species, which was of little interest to the whalers of yesteryear, is today the most abundant in the world. In some aspects, the minke whale is still poorly understood. In the St. Lawrence, the ORES research team is studying minke whale since 1978.

Do minke whales employ unique feeding strategies in the Saguenay Fjord?

Certain individual whales show a marked preference for specific feeding sites. Numerous anecdotal observations suggest that these individuals develop feeding strategies that are adapted to their prefe...

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