Topic: Wildlife

J53 Confirmed Female

Written on April 18, 2016 at 5:45 am, by

The Center for Whale Research shares this good news… In light of the recent news of deceased L95 and the unknown SRKW calf, we are happy to have good news from the southern residents for a change. J53, a 2015 calf, has been confirmed female. Photographs of the calf sent to CWR earlier this week  Continue Reading

Butterfly Almost Reaches Endangered Status

Written on April 9, 2016 at 9:28 am, by

U.S. ​Fish and Wildlife Service Announces 12-month Finding on a Petition to List the Island Marble Butterfly. ​The Service has determined that the island marble butterfly (Euchloe ausonides insulanus) is warranted for listing under the Endangered Species Act, but precluded by higher priority listing actions. The island marble butterfly will be added to the Service’s  Continue Reading