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Challenge Question #3
Center for Coastal Studies
"Humpbacks are known as the acrobats of the ocean, often seen breaching
(jumping out of the water), and flipper and tail slapping. For what purpose
are these actions?"
(This question was asked as part of the
March 12, 1997 Humpback Whale Migration Update).
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