A poster showing information regarding the status of blue whales.
Print this Blue Whale Poster out and display it in your classroom when studying endangered animals.
Where: There are at least five groups of blue whales around the world. There are an estimated 2,000 blue whales in the Southern Hemisphere.
How many: 5,000 to 12,000 (As of 2002)
Why: Before blue whales were protected in 1966, they were hunted almost to extinction.