Southern Right Whale
Researchers at Oregon State University and the University of Auckland have determined through DNA fingerprinting that southern right whales are now migrating once again from sub-Antarctic islands to their ancestral calving grounds on the mainland of New Zealand. Photo by Auckland Islands Team 2009, courtesy of Oregon State University

Southern Right Whale

Researchers at Oregon State University and the University of Auckland have determined through DNA fingerprinting that southern right whales are now migrating once again from sub-Antarctic islands to their ancestral calving grounds on the mainland of New Zealand.

Photo by Auckland Islands Team 2009, courtesy of Oregon State University

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