2018 / 09 / 25
Do hybrids exist in cetaceans?
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?
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...
2017 / 07 / 31
WITH THE BELUGAS: WEEKS OF JULY 10 and 17, 2017
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
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...