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Endangered Arctic Wildlife

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Endangered Arctic Wildlife, About.com Endangered Species
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The federal agency in charge of marine mammal protection,NOAA, will list the Beringia and Okhotsk populations of bearded seals, as well as the Arctic, Okhotsk, and Baltic subspecies of ringed seals as threatened.Beluga whales are well suited to life in frigid Arctic waters because they are have a thick layer of blubber beneath their skin that accounts for as much as 40 percent of their body mass. 

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Arctic | Places | WWF

Arctic | Places | WWF | artic wildlife conservation | Scoop.it
With its naturally extreme temperatures, the arctic truly is the last great escape for many wonderful species.
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A polar bear is the most fitting icon for this  region. Within the Arctic region of the United States, the remarkable waters of the Bering Sea attract marine mammals, such as gray whales.  The salmon provide nourishment to other wildlife, including the Kamchatka brown bear.

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List of Endangered Animals in Alaska's Arctic Tundra

List of Endangered Animals in Alaska's Arctic Tundra | artic wildlife conservation | Scoop.it
Animals that live in Alaska are adapted to survive in what amounts to a frozen desert. Winters can bring temperatures averaging minus 34 degrees Fahrenheit. In the brief Arctic summer, temperatures ...
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The Arctic fox changes its coat to match the seasons, with the thick white fur giving way to a short brown coat during the summer months. In many ways this snowy white bear is the icon of the Arctic.

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