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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ringed_seal

The ringed seal also known as the jar seal and as netsik or nattiq by the Inuit, is an earless seal .... Ringed seals reside in arctic waters and are commonly associated with ice floes and pack ice. The ringed seal maintains a breathing hole in the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ringed_seals_and_climate_change

Ringed seals are the smallest and most abundant member of the seal family that live in the ... Ringed seals are not the only animals that require sea-ice in the Arctic and Sub-Arctic to thrive. Trophic levels come into play in terms of the food web ...

alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/pr/ice-seals

Bearded and Ringed Seals; Ribbon Seals; Spotted Seals; Diseased Ice Seals; Co- ... Proposed Critical Habitat for the Arctic Ringed Seal under the Endangered  ...

nsidc.org/cryosphere/seaice/environment/mammals_seals.html

Ringed seals give birth in snow-covered lairs or directly on the sea ice surface. ... Many different species of seal live in both Antarctica and the Arctic, and life ...

blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/as-sea-ice-disappears-arctic-ringed-seals-could-get-largest-critical-habitat-ever

Dec 3, 2014 ... Arctic ringed seals (Phoca hispida hispida) could soon get a critical habitat more than twice the size of California within the Bering, Chukchi and ...

oceanwide-expeditions.com/blog/11-species-of-seals-you-may-encounter-on-your-antarctic-arctic-cruises

Just like their relatives in the Antarctic, the Arctic seals are lumped together under the heading of ice seals. The main distinction that sets them apart from open ...

icestories.exploratorium.edu/dispatches/big-ideas/arctic-seals/index.html

The Arctic is home to several unique—and uniquely beautiful—seal species: ribbon seals, bearded seals, ringed seals, spotted seals, harp seals, and hooded  ...

ocean.si.edu/blog/ice-loving-seals-and-loss-sea-ice

Sep 24, 2013 ... Harp seals (Pagophilus groenlandicus) are a prime example of why sea ice matters. These seals give birth to pure white pups on Arctic ice ...

thinkprogress.org/citing-shrinking-sea-ice-feds-list-several-arctic-seal-species-as-threatened-and-endangered-cb7aa41c5dbb

Jan 6, 2013 ... Recognizing that the best available science suggests a significant loss of Arctic sea ice in the next few decades, federal biologists last week ...