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beluga

the arctic dolphin. See delphinapterus leucas.
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Conducting such a program is a requirement of the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the provisions of which have applied to the Company's planned exploration program even before the beluga whale was listed or critical habitat was designated;
In this study, we examined cellular location and relative levels of CYP1A1 expression in multiple organs of beluga whale from the St.
The Beaufort Sea, for example, is a major migration route and summer destination for many bowhead and beluga whales, seals, and birds such as tundra swans loons, and the long-tailed duck.
As well as the Beluga whale experience, there is the sharks deep dive and the marine mammal keeper day.
The Center also works directly to protect many of the species for which they are offering ringtones, including the Orca (Pacific Northwest), Beluga Whale (Arctic), California Red-legged Frog (California), Foothill Yellow-legged Frog (California, Oregon), Mountain Yellow-legged Frog (Sierra Nevada and Southern California), Oregon Spotted Frog (Pacific Northwest), Yosemite Toad (Sierra Nevada), Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant (Peru, Bolivia), Blue-throated Macaw (Bolivia), Fringe-backed Fire-eye (Brazil), Peruvian Plantcutter (Peru), California Spotted Owl (Sierra Nevada and Southern California), and Western Burrowing Owl (Western U.
Demonstration of adaptation in beluga whale echolocation signals.
In The Aquarium's most shocking moment, a beluga whale is shown wedged into a tiny feeding cell filled with water.
The photography is stunning, showing slabs of ice moving through the water and Arctic polar bears waiting at the edge of ice holes for a beluga whale to come up for air.
Maintaining beluga whale hunting, and stocks adequate to support it, are important objectives for the Inuits.
If you spot a beluga whale, you can tell the Sea Watch Foundation via its sightings form at seawatchfoundation.