A female right whale swims at the surface of the water with her calf a few miles off the Georgia coast in 2009. The winter calving season for endangered right whales is ending without a single newborn being spotted off the southeast US coast. Photo: Savannah Morning News via AP

Beginning of the end? No baby endangered right whales have been seen this season

Trained spotters in aeroplanes have been fruitlessly scouring US waters for mother-and-calf pairs of right whales

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A female right whale swims at the surface of the water with her calf a few miles off the Georgia coast in 2009. The winter calving season for endangered right whales is ending without a single newborn being spotted off the southeast US coast. Photo: Savannah Morning News via AP
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