Other populations of killer whales are doing well, but two pods that swam through the spill are not.
“I was glued to my computer for days, trying to figure out what these birds were doing, because it was so clearly, obviously, not normal.”
The resolution asks for a pause on permitting for new mine projects until there’s an agreement between the U.S. and Canada on protecting rivers from mining pollution.
Nearly half this year’s haul, or 61 moose, came from Kupreanof Island.
Conservation groups are cheering the Biden administration’s decision not to appeal a judgment that reversed approval for ConocoPhillips’ plan to develop drilling sites in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska.
An emergency order issued Tuesday ended the fall brown bear hunt at midnight on Wednesday after opening on Sept. 15.
Bird biologist Jim Johnson says there’s broader evidence that the nomadic turkey vulture is expanding north.
The review could result in polar bears being “uplisted” to endangered, with further protections, or de-listed altogether.
Almost 800,000 people voted this year as their favorite bears at Katmai National Park packed on the pounds for winter — over 100,000 more voters than last year.
The WWF and British Antarctic Survey are hoping to track the number of Atlantic and Laptev walruses over five years to find out how much climate change may be affecting them.