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24 May 2024 / Nunatsiaq News / David Lochead

Narwhals deemed ‘not at risk’ by wildlife committee

Nunavut, Canada

While the population increased, the assessment did find that narwhals are sensitive to sound from boats and move away from boat traffic, Mike Hammill, the co-chair of COSEWIC’s marine mammals subcommittee, told Nunatsiaq News. Previously the species was listed as being of “special concern.”

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