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walrus

very large, up to 3500 lb, 15 to 20 ft long, pinniped similar to true seals. They are hairless, although furred at birth, fish-eaters with hindlimbs used for walking on land and the males have large, down-pointed tusks up to 20 inches long. Called also Odobenus rosmarus subspp., e.g. O. rosmarus divergens.
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Lewis, 21, is certain it's not the same walrus that washed up on the islands in March 2013.
At the conclusion of the investigation, ADPH began developing a related public service announcement in collaboration with regional and village-based partners, with planned dissemination in multiple communities throughout northern and western Alaska during the 2017 spring walrus harvest.
The Walrus card is Merseyside's smartcard for public transport across the region.
Its physical properties interrupt ocean currents to creating eddies where plankton, algae and other organic materials swirl and fall, nourishing bottom feeders that are in turn eaten by walrus and seals.
She is one of the RNN's four Walrus class vessels, designed for Cold War service but never launched until after the fall of the Soviet Union, and now used mostly for disaster relief and humanitarian aid.
The Walrus - first of her class, heavily armed, and nothing to do with The Beatles - will stay until Monday, though she will not be open to the public.
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However, the latest walrus gathering is believed to be a result of the loss of summer sea ice due to global warming.
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No one can see the monitors or anything,' and then just put like a walrus in or something," he said.
In September 1961, 67 WPC members flew to England to participate in the London Press Club's 79th anniversary celebrations, during which they presented the LPC with a walrus "trophy.
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