Alaska Ecology Cards
Animals in the News
Killer Whale or Orca
Killer whales are actually a large species of dolphin.
Bowheads are one of only three species of whales that spend all seasons in Arctic waters.
Beluga (or Belukha) Whale
Beluga whales carry the nickname "Sea Canary" because of their loud songs.
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