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Southern Right Whale

Eubalaena australis

Description:

Southern Right Whale (Eubalaena australis)

Habitat:

Adventure Bay.


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lori.tas
lori.tas 6 years ago

Only a few months ago a Southern Right whale was sighted calving in a Tasmanian estuary, for the first time in 190 years. Eighteenth century Tasmania had an extensive whaling culture and it's good to see them returning to the now safe waters.

Tasmania, Australia

Lat: -43.33, Long: 147.34

Spotted on Oct 24, 2010
Submitted on Oct 25, 2010

Spotted for mission

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