An ‘Extinction Event’ Is Unfolding in Washington State as Two More Endangered Orcas Fall Ill

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Remember that orca mom that carried around her dead calf for more than two weeks in the Pacific Northwest’s Salish Sea? Tahlequah, also known as J-35, had a rough year, and 2019 isn’t shaping out to be much better for her. Now, her 42-year-old mother, J-17, appears malnourished and isn’t expected to make it to through…

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Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/an-extinction-event-is-unfolding-in-washington-state-1831499420
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