How does pollution effect them?
Threats and Pollution
Did you know whales are endangered at the moment? Yes the Whale status as we know it! Is endangered, but why are our beloved whales endangered? Well, Whales are endangered on countless threats across the world including humanity by itself! Industry's collisions with ships, entanglement with fishing gear, and pollution and injury's kill whales. Shipping activity and oil and gas development cause noise that can disrupt or even damage whales’ hearing. Such disturbance can exclude whales from critical feeding and breeding grounds, and disrupt their migratory paths.
Why do whale's matter?
Whales are top of the food chain, and have an important roll in marine environment!