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Friday, October 3, 2014

...that's a lot of walruses!

How to adjust to changes in conditions that used to happen over millennia but are now occurring over decades?
Thousands of Pacific walrus come ashore near Point Lay, Alaska. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration counted 35,000 during their survey. The shrinking of Arctic ice due of climate change is making walrus vulnerable and affecting marine ecosystems and wildlife depending on the Arctic habitat.