All posts tagged DFO

January 11, 2019, No comments

They may look cute, but they have become unwelcome house guests. One community on the northern peninsula of Newfoundland and Labrador is dealing with dozens of harp seals that wandered […]

Very sick orca may be subject to drastic measures to save her life

September 13, 2018, No comments

For months now, an emaciated orca known as J50 has been the subject of intense scrutiny from scientists on both sides of the border between the U.S. a ...

Rare right whale found off B.C.’s northern coast

June 20, 2013, No comments

North Pacific right whales were hunted to the edge of extinction. Nobody had even seen one in 60 years until James Pilkington, a biologist with Canada ...