Wrong Times For the Right Whale

Why have the past few months been the deadliest in decades?Scientists are puzzled and looking for a solution as to why over 12 north atlanticAtlantic right whales have died in the past 2 months. A whale carcass was initially discovered in “west of the Îles-de-la-Madeleine in the south-central area of the gulf.” Since then 11 more have been found around the Gulf of St. Lawrence.As the situation becomes increasingly complex, the government is looking for…

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What’s Wrong With the Right Whales?

Right Whales, wrong times... Why have the past few months been the deadliest in decades?Scientists are puzzled and looking for a solution as to why over 12 north atlanticAtlantic right whales have died in the past 2 months. A whale carcass was initially discovered in “west of the Îles-de-la-Madeleine in the south-central area of the gulf.” Since then 11 more have been found around the Gulf of St. Lawrence.As the situation becomes increasingly complex, the…

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Southern Resident Orca Update: RIP Sonic & #stopkm

When we set out to launch the Skaana podcast there were 83 Southern Resident orcas in the Salish Sea. Today there are 76.We’re losing matriarchs, we’re losing babies. The Center for Whale Research just declared that J52, Sonic, was missing and presumed dead. The last images of Sonic showed that he was starving to death. J52 and Mom Our latest episode of Skaana is a special news bulletin with an update on the status of the Southern…

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Southern Resident Orca Update: RIP Sonic & #stopkm

When we set out to launch the Skaana podcast there were 83 Southern Resident orcas in the Salish Sea. Today there are 76.We’re losing matriarchs, we’re losing babies. The Center for Whale Research just declared that J52, Sonic, was missing and presumed dead. The last images of Sonic showed that he was starving to death. J52 and Mom Our latest episode of Skaana is a special news bulletin with an update on the status of the Southern…

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