Significant advances in non-lethal research on Antarctic minke whales

Satellite tags have been deployed on Antarctic minke whales, giving researchers access to more comprehensive information about them than ever before.

Australian and US scientists aboard a US-led voyage to the West Antarctic Peninsula in February this year deployed a range of different tags on 15 Antarctic minke whales, allowing a greater understanding of their behaviour.

This page was last updated on 13 March 2013