What's killing killer whales? Orca report covering a decade of necropsies identifies threats

Pathology reports on more than 50 killer whales stranded over nearly a decade in the northeast Pacific and Hawaii show that orcas face a variety of mortal threats—many stemming from human interactions. 

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Last updated on 04 December 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
United States of America
Region: 
North Pacific
Species: 
Orcinus orca
Species group: 
Marine mammals