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humpback whale

The white Humpback whale

The extraordinary sighting of a white Humpback whale off the waters of Pico and Faial gives us the opportunity to explain the difference between albinism and leucism.

Baleen whale season 2022 is coming!

Late March will see the beginning of our 2022 baleen whale season, with the first tour dates of the Blue Whale Migration special programme. This year will also see a boost for our research activities on baleen whales, following some great results obtained in the genetic analysis of faecal samples and eDNA (environmental DNA).

The spring migration of baleen whales (part 1)

Why baleen whales migrate and analysis of the data collected by CW Azores during their spring migration off Pico Island.