North Pacific Ocean animal life


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

Wood Turtle (Glyptemys insculpta) As its scientific name, Glyptemys insculpta, implies, the shell of the wood turtle is one of
Due to their thick layer of blubber that makes them float when dead, the North Atlantic Right Whale was the
Five senses? Big deal! Humans have five senses: sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch. Sharks have all of those plus
Which sea turtle has the longest migration? One of the longest migrations in the world belongs to the Pacific loggerhead
Northern fur seals are members of the "eared seal" family (Otariidae). They have a stocky body, small head, and a
By Amber Friend Vaquitas can be found in the shallow, murky ocean waters of the northern Gulf of California. Vaquitas
Which sea turtle grows 6,000 times its size in a lifetime? Loggerhead turtles will grow approximately 6,000 times their size
The Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus) can grow to 24 feet and thanks to antifreeze elements in its system its meat is poisonous to humans. Photo Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 Northeast U. S. Canyons Expedition
By Valerie Clark Many fish are cold-blooded, which means their body temperature is set by their environment. In most of
Though both whales are rorqual whales, the Sei whale grows to 60 feet (18 m) and 100,000 pounds (45,000 kg)
What is R Selection? One of two reproduction strategies for species, compared to its opposite K Selection. An R Selection