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Northern Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)


Links with Information about the Northern Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis). This is Georgia’s official State Marine Mammal and is an endangered species.

Northern Right Whale (NOAA)
Photos and Description (Center for Biological Diversity)
WhaleNet Curriculum Resources
Narrative description on black right whale (Georgia Museum of Natural History)
Right Whale (Enchanted Learning)

Northern Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) View large image

RIght Whale and Calf off Cumberland Island
Source: Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Georgia Wildlife Resources Division. Original from Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Northern Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) View large image

RIght Whale and Calf off Jekyll Island
Source: Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Georgia Wildlife Resources Division. Original from Sea to Shore Alliance