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Genome and satellite technology reveal recovery rates and impacts of climate change on southern right whales - Guest Work

Guest Author Oct 31, 2020

Emma Carroll After close to a decade of globe-spanning effort, the genome of the southern right whale has been released this week, giving us deeper insights into the histories and recovery of whale populations across the southern hemisphere. Up to 150,000 southern right whales were killed between 1790 and 1980. This whaling drove the global population from perhaps 100,000 … Read More