Subject: Re: humpback whales

Phil Clapham (
Mon, 11 Jan 1999 07:00:33 -0500


Well, since you didn't specify what you're interested in (there's a lot
of information on this species) I can give you some sources for
information - it isn't hard to find stuff on humpbacks, since they're so
popular.  The Whalenet site itself has a lot of information about
humpbacks, as does the site of the Center for Coastal Studies in
Provincetown, Massachusetts - their web address is

There are two books on humpbacks (one by me):

Humpback whales, by Phil Clapham.  Voyageur Press.
Wings in the Sea, by Lois and Howard Winn.  New England University

Phil Clapham wrote:
> i am a fifth gradder at Reeths-Puffer Intermediate School Muskegon, Michigan.
> I am wondering if you could e-mail me back some interesting information about
> the humpback whale.


Phillip J. Clapham, Ph.D.
Northeast Fisheries Science Center
166 Water Street
Woods Hole, MA 02543

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