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100 Beluga Whales trapped by global warming
Agence France-Presse ^
| December 14, 2011
| Agence France-Presse
Posted on 12/15/2011 12:31:41 PM PST by BroJoeK
"Over 100 Beluga whales are trapped in water between ice floes in the Chukotka region of Russia's Far East..."
"Their habitats are threatened by the oil industry, global warming and hunting, according to ecologists.
Whales are often trapped in the Arctic ice but rarely in such numbers as in the incident off Chukotka."
(Excerpt) Read more at canada.com ...
TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: arctic; globalwarming
Since artic ice has been replaced by global warming, it must be global warming which has those poor Balugas trapped, right?
posted on 12/15/2011 12:31:46 PM PST
posted on 12/15/2011 12:35:28 PM PST
(Welcome to Obama's Fourth Reich.)
So good they named a caviar after them. ;)
posted on 12/15/2011 12:37:06 PM PST
Whales are often trapped in the Arctic ice but rarely in such numbers as in the incident off Chukotka.
What rarely trapped so many of them previously if global warming wasn't to blame in the past?
I’ve consumed Beluga Whale. The indigenous Inuit people aren’t very fond of the enviromentalist types.
posted on 12/15/2011 12:37:50 PM PST
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The only things they left out was that the whales were obvoiusly homeless and since it was only Baluga’s then it must be racism. (is there some way that we can also get illegal guns involved with this. No sense in missinga a point in a well developed crisis). Oh yeah. . they were just looking for work that other whales refused to do
posted on 12/15/2011 12:38:09 PM PST
(Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their country., Really! NOW!!!)
Whales are often trapped in the Arctic ice but rarely in such numbers as in the incident off Chukotka
That's because there's so many more of them now.
posted on 12/15/2011 12:38:09 PM PST
(Proud Member, Party Of No! No Socialism - No Fascism - Nobama - No Way!)
What don’t ecologists know?
posted on 12/15/2011 12:39:19 PM PST
(Businessmen are more trustworthy than politicians, professors and preachers.)
If they thought about that answer the story would’ve never been written.
posted on 12/15/2011 12:40:24 PM PST
"What do they taste like?"
Ask this guy...
posted on 12/15/2011 12:42:12 PM PST
by Joe 6-pack
(Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
You idiot! Don’t you know belugas are white and there is no way that anyone can be racist towards whites. Only whites can be racist towards those of color. Get with the program!!!!
posted on 12/15/2011 12:42:53 PM PST
(We can't afford to be innocent!! Stand up and face the enemy.)
I believe they were profiled and stopped just south of Phoenix hidden in the back of a Zima delivery truck and Sheriff Arpaio sent them to their icy, watery prison. Wonder what happened to their pink undies?
posted on 12/15/2011 12:43:19 PM PST
I want to know the exact recipe for ending Globul warming.
Someone should know, especially since they are so kinda-somewhat sure of
posted on 12/15/2011 12:45:13 PM PST
I remember when the climate never changed, then Bush stole the election.
posted on 12/15/2011 12:46:21 PM PST
(Obama's America: His Own Private Venezuela)
“Their habitats are threatened by the oil industry, global warming and hunting”
that line indicates that this is a BS article...
posted on 12/15/2011 1:02:35 PM PST
Ahhhhh ..... The good old days!
posted on 12/15/2011 1:04:37 PM PST
(Certified and proud "Son of a Bitch".)
Global warming is causing the ocean to freeze which is threatening the whales. Yeah, that makes sense.
posted on 12/15/2011 1:04:41 PM PST
(Lets stop bashing Republican candidates and get back to bashing OBAMA.)
They’re not “trapped by Global Warming”. They’re trapped by ice.
posted on 12/15/2011 1:08:38 PM PST
(I owe everything to George Bailey)
I thought algore said there was no Arctic Ice?
Pray for America
posted on 12/15/2011 1:12:00 PM PST
(Hope and Change to Hate and Anger)
"The exact recipe for ending Globul warming":
- 1. Steal trillions of dollars from you and people like you.
- 2. Take away all your freedoms.
Et Voila! No more Globul Baloney.
IN OTHER NEWS:
The crew of the Steve Irwin was caught completely off guard today when the Japanese whaling ships Nisshin Maru, Shōnan Maru 2, Yūshin Maru, Yūshin Maru 2, and Yūshin Maru 3 suddenly changed course and headed out of the whalers normal search area. A cheer could be heard onboard the Steve Irwin as the crew shouted "We won, we won!"
Meanwhile, aboard the Nisshin Maru, the whaler Captain, after changing course of the whaling fleet to head to the Chukotka region of Russia's Far East, grinned and muttered..." 特別許可レビュー". (Translates in English to "Like shooting fish in barrel...heh, heh, heh...")
posted on 12/15/2011 1:25:36 PM PST
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Yes I noticed they said rarely-—not never, but rarely, but they knew exactly where to place the blame this time.
I have gotten so that I trust science as far as I trust Gloria Allred.
posted on 12/15/2011 1:25:44 PM PST
Sounds more like global cooling trapped them.
posted on 12/15/2011 1:33:54 PM PST
(The Obama administration is staging a coup. Wake up, America, before it's too late.)
What do they taste like?
Arctic steak ,it be excellent yum yum
>>>What do they taste like?<<
I have some students from Point Hope and other villages up north, and they’ve shared beluga muktuk with me. It’s very good. Bowhead whale is also excellent. I usually slice the muktuk while it is frozen into thin slices, then dip it in teriyaki and sprinkle cajun seasoning on it. Yum.
posted on 12/15/2011 1:45:55 PM PST
What do they taste like
posted on 12/15/2011 1:46:43 PM PST
(you can take the man out of the jungle but can't take the jungle out of the man)
“’Given the lack of food and the speed at which the water is freezing, all the animals are threatened with exhaustion and death,’ it added.”
>Remember: Global Warming causes water to freeze, therefore, killing whales. Penguins, too. And kittens, did I mention the kittens??
How´s it global warming if they´re trapped by ice?
posted on 12/15/2011 4:59:05 PM PST
So according to the Global Warming proponents, Polar Bears are threatened due to thawing ice from Global Warming and Beluga Whales are threatened by freezing water due to Global Warming. No sane person can hold both positions.
To: justa-hairyape; onedoug; Redmen4ever; bikerman; redpoll; molson209; bgill; moovova; ...
Everybody got the right answers.
Give yourselves an "A" for this course, you all passed.
And thanks for a great thread!
posted on 12/16/2011 4:52:56 AM PST
(a little historical perspective....)
Theyre not trapped by Global Warming. Theyre trapped by ice.
So did global warming cause the ice, then? Global warming can do almost everything! /S
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