The situation is dire, and without immediate action, we stand to lose the most iconic and beloved species that defines Puget Sound and the greater Salish Sea ecosystem.
Posts Categorized: Whales
This year has been a terrible year for the North Atlantic right whale – probably the worst since commercial whaling was banned in 1937.
Proposed budget cuts to critical programs could have devastating impacts for Puget Sound and could spell extinction for Southern Resident orcas.
Facing toxic pollution and an alarming food shortage, Southern Resident orcas are on a steep decline. Removing several dams could be the key to saving them.
A new designation for the beleaguered Sakhalin-Nikolaya-Amur belugas could stem demand for these cetaceans in the aquarium trade.