Computer simulator gives new insight into right whale rope entanglements

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Computer simulator gives new insight into right whale rope entanglements

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CBC News · 

Simulator shows whales’ evasion attempts often make their situation worse

Scientists in New England believe they can help reduce often deadly North Atlantic right whale entanglements with a one-of-a-kind video simulator.

Their computer model simulates how the whales swim in the ocean and become entangled in vertical fishing lines.

See the full article here : https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/north-atlantic-right-whale-entanglements-video-simulator-1.4915715

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Photo : NOAA

 

 

Source : CBC

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