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As the year comes to a close, a total of 17 North Atlantic right whales will have been found dead in or around the Gulf of St. Lawrence in Canada.
Experts now say that North Atlantic right whales, which had begun to bounce back from precipitous numbers, have fallen again to just 100 breeding females, which is likely not enough to ensure survival for the species.
Hunt gleaned a lot about whale reproduction studying baleen from two female North Atlantic right whales, Stumpy and Staccato, that scientists had been observing off New England since the 1970s.
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