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CBS News featured Pace University Professor John Cronin in "Humpback whales have made a comeback in New York City"

10/14/2020

CBS News featured Pace University Professor John Cronin in "Humpback whales have made a comeback in New York City"

A whale sighting in New York would have been almost unimaginable a few years ago. Now, the city is welcoming back whales. New York has seen a surge in whale sightings this year, CBS New York reports. The Hudson River, which flows along the western stretch of Manhattan, is a lot cleaner than it was in the past. “New York City is a water city,” says Pace University Professor John Cronin. A whale “does not know its swimming through a city and that what makes this such an amazing place.”

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