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What Do Killer Whales Eat in the Arctic?

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ScienceDaily (Jan. 29, 2012) -- Killer whales (Orcinus orca) are the top marine predator, wherever they are found, and seem to eat everything from schools of small fish to large baleen whales, over twice their own size. The increase in hunting territories

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Britt V (246)
Monday January 30, 2012, 11:58 pm
Interesting article.

Tim C (2420)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 12:35 am

Carol H (229)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 4:37 am
interesting article, thank you Brit. noted

Anne Settanni (152)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 1:48 pm
interesting article, humans have threatened the natural balance of life all over the planet

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 2:42 pm
Killer whales, are quiet skilled with hunting, poor little creatures who get targeted.

pam w (139)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 2:48 pm
What do they eat? Whatever they can find! They perform an important function in the cycle of things...making sure "poor little creatures" don't overwhelm the system and bring it all to a halt.

Waltraud U (85)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 2:49 pm
They have to go that far to find to eat. How sad !

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 2:54 pm
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 3:13 pm
They just have to eat & chase for the meat.

Beth M (138)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 5:07 pm
INteresting. Different things in different areas.

jayasri amma (10)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 5:57 pm
Interesting article.

Cheryl B (206)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 9:26 pm
Wow, that was an enlightening article! Thanks Brit!

Rose K. (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 8:16 am
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