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....
Arctic: Baby Harp seal. Early ice breakup could separate mothers and pups,
increasing mortality of newborn pups.
The polar bears do not always consume the seal meat, but they do consume the
blubber. Arctic ice seal also have to contend with local populations of humans ...
The Arctic is home to several unique—and uniquely beautiful—seal species:
ribbon seals, bearded seals, ringed seals, spotted seals, harp seals, and hooded
Learn all you wanted to know about harp seals with pictures, videos, photos, facts
, and news from National ... Picture of a baby harp seal resting on the Arctic ice.
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.
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 ...
Dec 21, 2012 ... SAN FRANCISCO— Responding to a 2008 petition from the Center for Biological
Diversity, the federal government today finalized Endangered ...
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.