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Learn about Gray Whales! Links to Gray Whale Facts!

Learn about Gray Whales! Links to Gray Whale Facts!
Gray Whale, American Cetacean Society
acsonline.org/fact-sheets/gray-whale/
American Cetacean Society
Discover fascinating facts about gray whales including size, feeding habits, distribution, and status.

ACS/LA Gray Whale Census and Behavior Project
acs-la.org/GWCensus.htm

American Cetacean Society
This long-term study is the best source for daily updates on gray whale and other marine mammal sightings in Southern California.

Gray Whale, National Geographic
animals.nationalgeographic.com/mammals/gray-whale

National Geographic Society
Learn all you wanted to know about gray whales with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

Gray Whale, NOAA Fisheries
fisheries.noaa.gov/pr/species/mammals/whales/gray-whale.htm

NOAA Fisheries/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Find out gray whale information on size and description, distribution, status, and conservation.

Gray Whale, DOSITS
dosits.org/galleries/audio/marinemammals/baleenwhales/graywhale/

Discovery of Sound in the Sea
What do gray whales sound like? Visit DOSITS website to hear a recordings of a gray whale vocalization.

Gray Whale, The Marine Mammal Center
marinemammalcenter.org/education/marine-mammal-information/cetaceans/gray-whale.html

The Marine Mammal Center
Learn natural history information about gray whales.

Gray Whale Migration, Oregon State University
mmi.oregonstste.edu/graywhalemigrationstudy

Oregon State University, Marine Mammal Institute
Learn more about a research study on the gray whale migration along the Oregon Coast.

WWF – Gray whale
worldwildlife.org/species/gray-whale

World Wildlife Fund for Nature
The gray whale undertakes one of the longest migrations of any animal. This site provides an overview of threats and conservation concerns for the gray whale along its migration route.

Gray Whale Research Blogs
sanignaciograywhales.org/research/research-blog

Laguna San Ignacio Ecosystem Science Program
Explore the world of the gray whales of Laguna San Ignacio in Baja California, Mexico through research blogs on underwater acoustics, photo identification, and why these particular whales are “curious” about people.

Links for Kids:
Gray Whale, Enchanted Learning
enchantedlearning.com/subjects/whales/species/Graywhale.shtml

Enchanted Learning
A kid-friendly page with drawings, images, sounds, and all kinds of facts and activities about gray whales.

The Kid’s Times: Gray Whale
nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/pdfs/education/kids_times_whale_gray.pdf

NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Services
Kids can discover all kinds of facts about gray whales including what they eat, how big they get, and where they live.

Journey North: Gray Whales
learner.org/jnorth/gwhale/index.html

Journey North
This website highlights the fascinating migration of gray whales including an interactive annual cycle of the gray whale migration.

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