Dr Craig George Gives Bowhead Whale Updates

Video Shot in: 2002

Dr. Craig George and Peter Lourie discuss the remarkable adaptability of bowhead whales in the face of climate change. Despite the retreat of sea ice, the whale population has thrived, surprising researchers. Yet Dr. George highlights the emergence of new challenges, such as infections in adult bowhead whales and changes in Arctic biodiversity. Overall, the conversation offers valuable insights into the resilience of the Arctic species amid a changing climate.