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Fetus Death Killed Orca Off Vancouver Island

Fisheries and Oceans Canada said Tuesday the 19-year-old female known as J32 was pregnant with a nearly full-term female calf that died. A resulting bacterial infection was fatal to the mother.

CBS Seattle–12/16/2014

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Dead Orca Was Pregnant With Full-Term Fetus

The death leaves 77 animals in the Puget Sound orca population, which is listed as endangered in both the U.S. and Canada

CBS Seattle–12/08/2014

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US Tribes Testify Against Canada Pipeline

U.S. tribes told Canadian regulators on Wednesday they’re opposed to a proposed pipeline expansion project in Canada that could dramatically increase the number of oil tankers plying West Coast waters.

CBS Seattle–10/23/2014

A color plasma screen of world alternates displays real-time seismic activity at an earthquake monitoring station. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tsunami Warning Canceled For Alaska, Canada

A tsunami warning that was in effect for parts of southern Alaska and coastal Canada after a strong earthquake shook the region at midnight Friday was subsequently cancelled.

01/05/2013

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6.4 Earthquake Hits Just Off Vancouver Island

A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck Friday afternoon off the coast of British Columbia, and was felt as far south as Seattle, according to The Seattle Times.

09/09/2011

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