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Researchers Discover Unique, Vicious Pack of Orcas That Preys on Grey Whales

Animals  (tags: animals, whales, orcas, grey whales, marine mammals, study, research, animal behaviours, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare )

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Vancouver Aquarium researchers have discovered a unique pack of killer whales that are plundering massive grey whales with hunting methods never seen before. Dr. Lance Barrett-Lennard says the newly discovered group of over 150 transient killer whales

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Ellen W (0)
Saturday January 22, 2011, 6:06 pm
Hmmm. Interesting.

Kathy Chadwell (354)
Saturday January 22, 2011, 10:26 pm
They're way behind.

Kathy Chadwell (354)
Saturday January 22, 2011, 10:30 pm
Great white vs Orca
Same Orca that killed the grey whale

Michael Carney (217)
Saturday January 22, 2011, 11:17 pm
Very interesting

Cindy C (125)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 1:29 am
oh dear me aww poor things

Stelizan L (258)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 4:20 am
Unique? maybe; vicious? yes, most definitely - maybe got a tip or two from their huamn counterparts??

Jose Ovidio Perez Morel (50)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 3:07 pm
Interesting, thanks.......................

Mary T (178)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 4:40 pm

Susan S (187)
Sunday January 23, 2011, 8:53 pm
Whales need all help that they can get...and now they are being attacked by orcas???? Now that is sad - it just reinforces that we need a global ban on whaling or there may be no whales left...

Mike M (40)
Monday January 24, 2011, 9:07 am
They must have mutant genetics similar to humans

Beth K (20)
Monday January 24, 2011, 9:36 pm
Noted. Nature is always interesting.
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