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Blue whale sightings, strandings, and acoustic detections have been reported from the Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea, and throughout the Bay of Bengal. The migratory actions of those whales are largely unknown however may be pushed by oceanographic modifications associated with monsoons. Blue whales with younger calves are regularly noticed within the Gulf of California from December via March. It is believed that this area is an important calving and nursing space for the species. Along the West Coast of the United States, japanese North Pacific blue whales are believed to spend winters off of Mexico and Central America. West Coast and, to a lesser extent, in the Gulf of Alaska and central North Pacific waters.

Bolsa Bay State Marine Conservation Space

In the Southern Hemisphere, Antarctic blue whales happen mainly in comparatively high latitude waters south of the “Antarctic Convergence” and close to the ice edge … Read More