Wildlife image of the day – humpback whales bubble net feeding, Juneau, Alaska


Our sightseeing tour was a wonderful experience. We saw orcas and humpback whales spouting, tail flapping and best of all bubble net feeding.
The whales swim in a circle, gradually diving deeper and herding a school of fish into the centre of their group. They then surface with their jaws wide open to gather as many fish as they can into their stomachs.


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