It is the most abundant and wide-ranging ice seal in the Northern Hemisphere:
ranging throughout the Arctic Ocean, into the Bering Sea and Okhotsk Sea as far
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 ...
Ice seals: Antarctic Ice Seals and Arctic Ice Seals - ringed, ribbon, spotted and
bearded seals; NOAA Fisheries National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)
Arctic ice seal also have to contend with local populations of humans who hunt
the seals for meat and fur. There is a higher level of danger from pollution in ...
The Arctic is home to several unique—and uniquely beautiful—seal species:
ribbon seals, bearded seals, ringed seals, spotted seals, harp seals, and hooded
Young harp seals are born on the ice, and mothers identify their own offspring
from the multitudes by their ... <p>Photo: A baby harp seal rests on the Arctic ice</
Sep 24, 2013 ... The threat that climate change poses to polar bears has received a lot of attention
, but they are not the only Arctic species at risk. Ice-loving ...
The Pinnipeds include the Walrus, eared seals like sea lions and fur seals and
the true ... Hooded Seals are Arctic seals found in the ice around the edge of ...
Mar 19, 2015 ... Lack of polar ice could put ice-dependent marine mammals in peril.