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Left-side photo of Strapped.

Grass and Flowers

Right-side photo of Strapped with a calf.

Nature

Right-side photo of Strapped.

Sat tag attached to Strapped in 2001 by NMFS. Photo courtesy of NMFS. NMFS satellite-tag capture photos taken under permits # 957 and 782-1438 (Amendment 3).

Strapped

Strapped was first photographed by the photo-ID team in 2005.  This whale has unique scars from when NMFS placed a sat tag on this whale in 2001.  This whale is a confirmed female and mother.