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Mandatory speed limits proposed for Gulf of Maine to protect North Atlantic right whale

BY: - October 24, 2023

There are an estimated 356 North Atlantic right whales in existence, according to the latest numbers released Monday from the North Atlantic Right Whale Consortium. Along with fishing gear entanglements, vessel strikes are a leading cause of death and current regulations are not doing enough to stop boats from speeding, according to a report released […]