HUMPBACK WHALE

Size: 14.5m (average)

Weight: 30,000kg

Collective Noun: Pod

Habitat: Subtropical waters

Diet: Krill, Squid, Salmon and many other fish.

Facts:

  • Female whales are longer and larger than male humpbacks

  • The largest ever whale recorded was 27m long!

  • Each whale has a unique pattern on their stomaches

  • They are just about as big as a bus

  • The whales sing songs which include noises like groan, howl, cry and squeak