Lippsett, L.
"WHOI Right Whale initiative accelerates research
Oceanus, vol. 44, issue 3, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, pp. 16-17, 12/2005.
The situation is urgent: Seventy years after whaling was banned, the North Atlantic right whale population has not recovered. Only 300 to 350 remain, and the species is headed toward extinction.