Whale Haven in Chile

Blue whales survived despite commercial whaling; now threatened by industry.

The Science and Survival of a Species

Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Whale Haven in Chile
Heading for the Sea: Three scientists from Chile's Blue Whale Center head to sea in their zodiac boat in search of whales. At left is the center's director and founder, Dr. Rodrigo Hucke-Gaete of Austral University of Chile; in the middle is geneticist Juan Pablo Torres; at right is ornothologist Jorge Ruiz. (Jeffrey Kofman/ABC News)
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