Orcas

Naval Training
6:14 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Navy Looks To Renew Permits For Bombing And Sonar Exercises In The Northwest

An unmanned underwater sonar vehicle is placed in the water during a Naval exercise.
Credit Bryan Weyers / Wikimedia Commons

The Navy is pursuing permits to conduct exercises in a large area of the Pacific Ocean. The Northwest Training and Testing Range stretches from Northern California to the Canadian border.

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Puget Sound Resident Orcas
5:09 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

Farmers Challenge Resident Orca Endangered Species Status

California farmers are challenging the federal government’s decision to list Puget Sound’s southern resident killer whale as an endangered species. These whales have been on the list since 2005. There are 86 left.

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