NOAA: Bryde's whales in Gulf of Mexico are endangered

ABC News | 4/12/2019 | Staff
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Federal scientists say a tiny group of whales in the Gulf of Mexico is endangered , with threats including oil and gas exploration and development.

The Bryde's (BROO-duhs) whales are the only filter-feeding whales living year-round in the Gulf.

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A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries biologist said Friday there are about 33 in the Gulf's DeSoto Canyon and if there are others in the southern Gulf, the...
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