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The Little Grey Whale

I’ve been doing some research on grey whales for a picture book I’m working on. In the book the Little Grey Whale is separated from her pod and ultimately has to find a new family. I don’t know heaps about whales, and even less about grey whales so Google was (as always) my go to.

One of the things I learnt is that, like many whales, grey whales faced extinction due to commercial hunting. However, once they were protected their numbers recovered and are now considered stable. Which shows that we can take action and effect positive change.

There is hope for our world, if we take the actions necessary. They may be small changes in our own lives, or they may be changes put in place by governments and corporations. As long as there are things we can do, it’s not too late to improve our world.

Just look at the grey whale.

If you’re interested in more information, here’s a link:

Click to access resourcepaper_graywhales.pdf

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I'm a writer, reader, wife, mother and lover of chocolate. I write fiction for children and young people, as well as quality content for those who want to create meaningful engagement with their audience. You can see samples of my work at wendyallottwrites.com. I also blog at wendyallott.com, providing advice to young fiction writers.

3 thoughts on “The Little Grey Whale

  1. I’ve missed you! 😀 Yes it would be soooo easy wouldn’t it for humans to be humane… and the results would be felt worldwide but alas… Plus that sounds interesting…a picture book no less! Do you draw too?!

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