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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 ...

alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/pr/ice-seals

Notice that NMFS has extended the comment period for a proposed rule to designate critical habitat for the threatened Arctic subspecies of the ringed seal from ...

www.afsc.noaa.gov/nmml/education/pinnipeds/seals.php

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 ...

alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/pr/seals

Management. Diving seal pup. Photo: NOAA Fisheries, AFSC, NMML. Harbor Seals · Ice Seals (ringed, ribbon, spotted, bearded); Northern Fur Seals ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/01/120106-harp-seals-global-warming-sea-ice-science-environment

Jan 6, 2012 ... As global warming melts Arctic sea ice, harp seal babies are dying in record numbers, the first study of its kind confirms.