Hump back whale

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Humpback whales are native Australian marine mammals.

The scientific name for a humpback whale is Megaptera noveangliae. Humpback whales are found in the Pacific Ocean.

Humpback whales have a dorsal fin, pectoral fin and a blow hole.

The hump back whale is old enough to breed when it is 4-6 years old. They can live up to 77 years.

The hump back whale needs krill and a school of fish.In one day a humpback whale may eat around 1 and a half tons of fish and krill.

People are endangering humpback whales by hunting them for meat and blubber.

Humpback whales are the only whales that sing songs. Humpback whales have no teeth. Instead they sieve their food through 350 layers of baleen.

The only ways for the humpback whale to survive is that people have to stop killing them.