By forcasting routes along the California coast, researchers work to keep blue whales safe

Friday, January 13, 2017 - 22:51 in Biology & Nature

A new forecasting tool will help scientists predict blue whale traffic, as the ocean behemoths make their annual migration. The tool allows researchers to post online maps showing likely “hot spots” for blue whales that will help ship captains avoid collisions with the animals. “We can both see...

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