Scientific study eyed to identify blue whale in Bohol Sea

A SCIENTIFIC study will be conducted by a group of researchers and students of the Department of Biological Sciences from the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, United States, to identify the blue whale species in Bohol Sea.

Edna Sabater, the principal investigator, was in Dumaguete City to request for permission to conduct the study within the municipal waters of Dumaguete City, as well as in nearby Bacong town, all in Negros Oriental.

The blue whale was spotted off Bacong and Dumaguete several months ago. It was named “Bughaw.” Read More