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....
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 ...
The Arctic ice seals are threatened by more predators than their Antarctic
relatives. ... Arctic ice seal also have to contend with local populations of humans
Bearded and Ringed Seals; Ribbon Seals; Spotted Seals; Diseased Ice Seals;
Co- ... Proposed Critical Habitat for the Arctic Ringed Seal under the Endangered
May 9, 2016 ... As the sea ice on which it depends breaks apart, the Baltic ringed seal of
northern Europe is declining fast, experts say.
Management. Harbor Seals · Ice Seals (ringed, ribbon, spotted, bearded);
Northern Fur Seals. Research. National Marine Mammal Laboratory Polar
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 ...
Mar 19, 2015 ... Lack of polar ice could put ice-dependent marine mammals in peril.