The whales, dolphins, and porpoises. Highly specialized aquatic mammals consisting of sub-orders Mysticeti (baleen whales), Odontoceti (toothed whales), and the extinct Archaeoceti (ancient whales).
Provides species-specific information in encyclopedia format.
Organization dedicated to explaining why whales mass strand themselves on beaches around the world.
Descriptions and images of all Greek cetaceans.
Information provided by an Alaskan whale-watching tour company, mainly on humpback and killer whales.
Paper by Thewissen et al. from the journal Evolution: Education and Outreach. Gives an overview of the evolution of cetacean organ systems as shown by transitional fossils.
A story covering the controversy over whales in captivity.
Provides assistance on identifying whales from their blows, dorsal fins, flukes, splashes and behavior.
General information about Hawaii's cetaceans and specific information on humpback whale sightings off the Kona Coast of Hawaii.
Research adventures with blue, fin and humpback whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Quebec, Canada, and in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico.
Introduction from the Animal Diversity Web.
Underwater photographs of six species of whales.
Research and conservation of Mediterranean whales and dolphins.
Provides complete information on whales, dolphins and porpoises, including description, range and status.
Located in Friday Harbor, Washington. Mission is to increase the public's understanding and appreciation of the marine environment with special emphasis on whales.
Information from Wikipedia on the production of sounds by whales and their purpose, with some audio clips.
Information and trivia about cetaceans.
Whale and whale-watching resources and links, with a guide to whale watching, photos, and sound files.
Wide range of information on all cetaceans, along with other resources and discussion boards.
Educational site that focuses on whales and marine research.
The Center for Cetacean Research and Conservation, CCRC, has undertaken studies on the biology, behavior, and ecology of a variety of cetaceans in the South Pacific and the Bahamas, including the Cook Islands Humpback Whale survey.
Website showcases information and photographs concerning marine mammals with an emphasis on whales and dolphins.
Information about whale migration up the east coast of Australia.
Extensive site that includes a photo gallery, fact sheets, FAQ, news, views, action updates, and links.
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