2012-05-13 Satellitetagged whale foraging on the inner elbow of the Grand Banks Print
Written by Andrew Stevenson   

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For a close-up view of these remarkable tracks revealing the feeding habits of this humpback, see below:

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This work was carried out by the National Marine Mammal Laboratory (Seattle, WA USA - Amy Kennedy, PI) and Atemar SA under a permit from the Ministry of Environment of the Dominican Republic. Support also came from Jean Lemire (Glacialis Productions, Canada) and Gene Flipse (Conscious Breath Adventures, USA).