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is a Shark a mammal or fish? That is the question that is perhaps most commonly asked when talking about sharks. Since sharks give birth to pups, and a few species lay eggs, the common consensus is that sharks are mammals.  Across the board, though, 70% of all sharks give birth, while the remaining 30% lay eggs. Sharks are actually fish, which is sure to be a surprise to many.

Types of Sharks: a Mammal or Fish? About Facts and Other Interesting Questions

Facts and figures about one og the big guys Humpback Whales are baleen whales that can weigh 40 tonnes and be 15 metres in length. These whales can frequently be seen in Kaikoura during the winter months.

Humpback whale breaching. Love these majestic giants.


Whale, that's good news: Alaska Humpbacks are thriving, may be taken off ‘endangered’ list

Big Beauty!!! Awake magazine had the best article on this!

There are only about humpback whales left in the oceans. In the early whaling was very popular & over whales were killed. Commercial whaling has been banned since the late & currently whaling has been minimized significantly.

White whales, such as the recently spotted humpback nicknamed Migaloo, are rare and elusive creatures. He’s been seen more than 50 times, including a few times around the Great Barrier Reef.

Call Me Migaloo: The Story Behind Real-Life White Whales

Migaloo, the only known all white humpback whale, was photographed by jenny dean (first, third photos) in the great barrier reef. though often described as albino, migaloo has brown eyes and is more likely leucistic or hypopigmented.

~~Humpback whale in Hawaii | Hawaii Magazine~~

Hawaii humpback whale sanctuary’s annual “Ocean Count” to get under way this month

10 Jaw Dropping Photos of Diving with Whales - duck your head underwater at your next beach vacation, you never know what you might see.

The blue whale is a marine mammal belonging to the baleen whales. At 30 metres in length and 170 tones or more in weight, it is the largest known animal ever to have existed

Humpback whale

Humpback Whale (Megaptera Novaeangliae) Underwater, Hawaii