American Cetacean Society
Discover fascinating facts about blue whales including size, feeding habits, distribution, and status.
National Geographic Society
Learn all you wanted to know about blue whales with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.
NOAA Fisheries/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Find out blue whale information on size and description, distribution, status, and conservation.
Discovery of Sound in the Sea
What do blue whales sound like? Visit DOSITS website to hear recordings of several blue whale vocalizations.
The Marine Mammal Center
Learn natural history information about blue whales and even listen to a blue whale recording.
Oregon State University, Whale Telemetry Group
Discover where the largest population of blue whales travel along the Eastern Pacific Coast. Site includes an overview of research on tracking blue whales and links to research papers.
Blue whales were abundant in nearly all the oceans on Earth until the beginning of the twentieth century. …… The Guinness Book of Animal Facts and Feats. p.
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World Wildlife Fund for Nature
The blue whale is the largest animal ever known to have existed. … Key Facts … Blue whales have row of 300- 400 baleen plates on each side of the mouth, ..
Links for Kids:
A kid-friendly page with drawings, images, sounds, and all kinds of facts about blue whales.
National Geographic Kids
A blue whale page just for kids with fun facts, infographics, videos, and photos of the largest animal in the world.
Kids can discover all kinds of facts about blue whales including what they eat, how big they get, and where they live.