Category Archives: Western Gray Whale

Western gray whale makes unexpected journey

TweetIn October 2010, a team of scientists from Russia and the United States satellite tagged a western gray whale off Sakhalin Island, Russia. This is the first individual from the critically endangered western gray whale population to be tagged and … Continue reading

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New oil platform off Sakhalin – whale scientists will have a say

Tweet The oil and gas company Sakhalin Energy Investment Company (Sakhalin Energy) announced on December 4th its intention to begin planning for construction of a third offshore oil and gas platform in the Piltun-Astokh field along the coast of Sakhalin … Continue reading

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International scientists track endangered gray whale to discover breeding grounds

TweetA team of scientists from Russia and the United States has successfully tagged and is tracking by satellite an individual from one of the world’s most endangered whale populations – a western gray whale – off the coast of Russia’s Sakhalin … Continue reading

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