North Pacific Ocean animal life


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Some of the animals who live in the North Pacific Ocean include:

South American Sea Lion (Otaria flavescens)Read more.
The South American Sea Lion is the most abundant marine mammal occurring along the southern [...] Read more.
Risso’s Dolphin (Grampus griseus)Read more.
Risso’s dolphins, sometimes called “gray dolphins,” have a robust body with a narrow tailstock. These [...] Read more.
How does land-based pollution threaten coral reefs?Read more.
Many serious coral reef ecosystem stressors originate from land-based sources, most notably toxicants, sediments, and [...] Read more.
Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)Read more.
Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina) Identification: Broad gray, brown, or olive (often algae covered) carapace [...] Read more.
A swell shark egg, often referred to as a mermaid's purse. The growing shark pup inside can be seen through the thin outer shell. This photo was taken in the Northern Channel Islands in 2011. Photo credit: Vagabondvince310.
Do sharks lay eggs or give birth to live pups?Read more.
By Hannah Roddy Sharks are fascinating creatures, especially when it comes to discussing their reproduction [...] Read more.
Gulf of Mexico, Hawaii, and Northwest Atlantic are the 3 U.S. stocks of which “tiny killer”?Read more.
Found primarily in deep waters throughout tropical and subtropical areas of the world, the Pygmy [...] Read more.
Learn to speak humpback whaleRead more.
Though the vocalizations of killer whales is one of the most complex, especially given the [...] Read more.
White-Beaked Dolphin (Lagenorhynchus albirostris)Read more.
White-beaked dolphins, sometimes called “squidhounds” by fishermen in Canada, are relatively small delphinids (Reeves et [...] Read more.
Which dolphin was declared “functionally extinct” in 2006?Read more.
In 2006, and again in 2012, marine researchers reluctantly declared the Chinese River Dolphin, also known [...] Read more.
What poaching arrest record was set in Mexico City?Read more.
What arrest record for animals was set in Mexico City? One of the biggest threats [...] Read more.