Mayday Monday: Howard Garrett of Orca Network

Whale & Dolphin Conservation
March 10, 2016

When Chinook runs are scarce, two consequences occur that harm Southern Resident orcas:
First, to maintain their essential high energy levels, their bodies must draw from the energy stored in their fat supplies, so the lipid cells in their blubber and elsewhere must metabolize into caloric energy available for muscles and other bodily functions. Read more…