Nature

How to Identify Individual Whales

Clip: Season 38 Episode 9 | 2m 1s

Determined to find the whale that breached on his kayak in a viral moment, Tom Mustill enlists the help of the founder of Happywhale, a citizen science database that collects thousands of whale tail photos. A humpback’s life story is written in the unique pattern of scars on its tail flukes.

Aired: 01/08/20

Rating: NR

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