• 2018 / 09 / 25

    Do hybrids exist in cetaceans?

    Par Célia Baratier / Beluga / Questions from the public

    This year once again, the research team aboard the BpJAM saw the narwhal! He seems to have made his home in the St. Lawrence for the past three years. As the beluga’s closest kin, the narwhal is...

  • 2017 / 11 / 24

    Do whales use tools?

    Par Stéphanie Tremblay / Questions from the public

    This week, a video was swirling around several social media in which a male dolphin could be seen bringing a sponge to a female. This curious behaviour has raised many questions not only amongst scien...

  • © GREMM 2017 / 07 / 31

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

    Par Équipe du Bleuvet / Beluga / Field notes

    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...

  • 2015 / 09 / 30

    Pregnancy Tests for Belugas

    Par Marie-Sophie Giroux / Beluga / This week in the Marine Park

    The final day of the program was September 25. Weather conditions were favourable, which allowed the team to work on the water for several days this fall during the three weeks dedicated to the projec...