02 Pool Whales

Whales are marine mammals. This means they are warm blooded, give birth to live young, and breath air just like their land mammal counterparts. However, they are built for life in the ocean. There are many different species of whales, each with unique adaptations to thrive underwater. Whales can be divided into two groups: Mysticetes and Odontocetes. These two groups diverged from each other about 30 million years ago.The group mysticetes consists of baleen whales. Baleen whales are filter feed