protectrightwhales: A group of North Atlantic …

protectrightwhales:

A group of North Atlantic right whales socializing 30 miles east of Jekyll Island, Georgia on February 15, 2018. Among the group was right whale #1281 (left), a calving female nicknamed Punctuation who is at least 37 years old. At the top is #3333, a 15 year old male who has extensive scars at the base of his tail from a previous fishing gear entanglement.

credit: Sea To Shore Alliance, NOAA permit #20556 via Georgia Wildlife Resources Division