> How much do baby blue whales drink a day of thier mothers milk?
A baby blue whale can be about 20-25 ft. long and weigh as much as 3 tons. A
blue whale baby called a calf can gain up to 200lbs a day while drinking
it's mothers very rich milk.
WhaleNet has archived answers to questions like this. One in particular can
be reviewed at http://whale.wheelock.edu/archives/whalenet96/0182.html.
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