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Environment

How do you save the whales? Slow down the ships

California's blue whale population is making a comeback, but it still has to contend with the threat of big container ships that cross whales' feeding grounds on the way to the ports of Los Angeles. But just by slowing down, ships can dramatically reduce whale strikes — and pollution as well.

Environment

How do you save the whales? Slow down the ships

California's blue whale population is making a comeback, but it still has to contend with the threat of big container ships that cross whales' feeding grounds on the way to the ports of Los Angeles. But just by slowing down, ships can dramatically reduce whale strikes — and pollution as well.