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Two Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaengliae), Abntarctic Peninsular

Humpback whales are migrating long distances. They are born in the tropics, where they spend their winter in waters around the equator. The Southern winter they feed on krill in the cold water around Antarctica. Other populations migrate between the Arctic and the tropics.

Year: 2016

From album: Antarctic biodiversity

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: Antarctica Arctic Atlantic change climate Environmental fauna Global ocean Pacific Southern worldwide

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