BELUGA WHALES, these playful mammals once roamed the shores of Canada's St. Lawrence River. Now, there are fewer than 1,000 left. Say no to the Keystone XL pipeline terminal which will cross the whales' habitat.
Ghost Gear: Whales, Sea Turtles, Seals Are The Unintended Catch Of Abandoned Fishing Gear (via NPR) (28 September 2016) Endangered whales and other animals are being trapped and drowned in discarded fishing gear. A new California law aims to help.