Right whale Catalog #3370 and calf - Cocoa Beach
Right whale Catalog #3370 and calf sighted approximately 0.5 nautical miles off Cocoa Beach, FL on February 18, 2019.
It is not unusual for mother-calf pairs to be sighted south of Cape Canaveral. The right whale critical habitat extends south to approximately Melbourne Beach.
Photo credit: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, taken under NOAA permit 20556-01