Humpback Whale

• Every year, humpback whales swim from cold polar waters to warm tropical waters in order to mate.
• They usually travel in groups.
• Humpback whales talk to each other with moans and screams.
• When trying to attract female whales, males repeat some sounds for a long time. These "songs" can sound beautiful.
• Humpback whales eat by opening their mouths wide and swimming through schools of small fish.
• There are only about 25,000 humpback whales living today.

Where do they live?
All the world's oceans

Why are they endangered?

• Hunting
• Pollution
• Coastal development

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