blue whale factsBlue whales are the largestanimals ever known to havelived on earth. Thesemagnificent marine mammalsrule the oceans at up to 100 ft(30meters) long and upwardsof 200 tons.A real life blue whale eats 4tons of krill a day.
killer whaleThe orca or killer whaleis the largest member ofthe dolphin family.Endangered inOregon,Washington,and California.
facts on a belugaOne of the smallest whale species, theextremely social beluga live in pods thatusually have about a dozen members but cangrow to hundreds of individuals.
Shamu Lives!“Shamu was the first orca to survive morethan 13 months in captivity and was the starof a very popular killer whale show atSeaWorld San Diego in the mid - late 1960s.She was the fourth killer whale evercaptured and was the third orca everdisplayed in a public exhibit. After her deathin 1971, the name Shamu continued to beused in SeaWorld "Shamu" orca shows...”
• Humpback whales are known for their magical songs, which travel forgreat distances through the worlds oceans.• Humpbacks are powerful swimmers, and they use their massive tailfin, called a fluke, to propel themselves through the water andsometimes completely out of it.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z81k6u7pcHump back