June is Orca Month – and the Pacific Northwest is celebrating the Southern Resident orca – the most endangered community of resident killer whales in the world.
Posts Categorized: Oregon
I held my breath as I watched the first blur of brown fur dash into the forest on short little legs, bushy tail streaming behind. As the last of the fishers bounded into the forest, our group let out a quiet cheer.
No other species has been removed from the state’s endangered species list with a population of fewer than 100 individuals statewide, or when they were still absent from a significant portion of their historic range.
Construction of Major Dam on Yellowstone River Temporarily Halted; Victory in Alaska; Welcome to the World, New Orca Calf; We’re Expanding in the Southeast; A New Focus on Florida Panthers
Idaho Says It Won’t Kill Wolves in the Frank Church this Winter; A Second Wolf Comes Back to California; Tell Airlines to Stop Carrying Imperiled Wildlife “Trophies”; More Wolves Moving Throughout Oregon