Tag: narwhal

August 26, 2022

Arctic whales shift northward as climate warms

As sea temperatures warm in the Arctic, polar whales will likely move northward, raising questions about their ability to persist as colder habitats disappear. “We’re learning they actually give a...

February 25, 2021

Climate change presents problems for bears, narwhals

Climate change is causing energy use problems for Arctic mammals. Melting or shifting ice patterns means both narwhals (Monodon Monoceros) and polar bears (Ursus maritimus) need to travel more to...