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A Mysterious Ocean ‘Blob’ Might Have Kept Female Whales From Getting Pregnant

The “blob,” a mysterious mass of warm water that stretched hundreds of miles across the Pacific for six years, may have caused fewer humpback whales to be born, according to a new study. Nick Bond and the Office of the Washington State Climatologist Newsletter is referenced. 

 

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