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Orca deaths: 'Something is really wrong with our ecosystem'

This week our local Orca pod, the J pod, had something to celebrate. A new Orca was born on Tuesday. For these endangered southern-resident whales every birth is  critical.  But within a half hour, this new calf had died.  To explain why this matters we talked with Dr. Jason Colby, associate professor of environmental history at the University Of Victoria. He is the author of "Orca: How We Came To Know And Love The Ocean’s Greatest Predator."  Read more...

 

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