Ninth baby orca confirmed in Puget Sound – AP


Good news!  Tempered by the knowledge that approx. 50% of the newborns die before their first birthday, and apparently one did just that this week also.

Whale researchers say they’ve documented another baby orca born in Puget Sound. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials said on Facebook Tuesday their researchers documented the new calf Monday.   (Associated Press)

More at

http://komonews.com/news/local/ninth-baby-orca-confirmed-in-puget-sound

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: