June 30, 2015

Humpback Whale, Tonga

Photograph by Craig Parry

A humpback whale breaches in the waters around Tonga, a nation of 170 tiny islands in Polynesia. Humpback whales migrate north each year from cold Antarctic waters and spend five months among the islands here.

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