Canada Humpback Whales

Down-Listing Jeopardizes Humpback Whales

Chris Genovali | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Genovali

Most scientists would agree that humpbacks are "recovering," but few would agree they are "recovered." It is this issue that is causing the disagreement over whether the decision to down-list the B.C. population was premature, and not based on enough evidence of recovery within B.C.