Senators Introduce Bill to Establish Grant Program for Right Whale Conservation

There are fewer than 450 North Atlantic Right Whales left in the world with a population that’s struggling to rebound due to overfishing and run-ins with shipping vessels. Senators from Delaware, Florida, New York, and New Jersey introduced a bill to protect these endangered species. View our data on North Atlantic Right Whales here. Use it to compare with AIS data.


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