Threatened species of Eubalaena glacialis

Other Names:
Threatened species of Northern right whale
Endangered species of Black right whale
There are probably under 1,000 of these whales left in our oceans. The most serious threats to these whales are vessel collisions and entanglement in fishing nets.
In the Atlantic probably only 300 to 600 remain and perhaps under 500 in the North Pacific.
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST