Mon, 4 May 2020
A new study has revealed that the Narwhal will be vulnerable in the future to climate change consequences of increased sea temperature and melting sea ice. The vulnerability comes after the study found low genetic diversity among the three populations of Narwhals.
Take a listen to the episode and read the article below to get more informed about the vulnerability of Narwhals.
Link to Article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/grrlscientist/2020/04/30/genetics-reveals-warming-seas-may-drive-narwhals-into-extinction/#63fd53686e41
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Direct download: SUFB_S998_NarwhalsVulnerableInClimateChangeReality.mp3
Category:Narwhal -- posted at: 12:00am EDT