Fetus Death Killed Orca Off Vancouver IslandFisheries 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.
Dead Orca Was Pregnant With Full-Term FetusThe death leaves 77 animals in the Puget Sound orca population, which is listed as endangered in both the U.S. and Canada
US Tribes Testify Against Canada PipelineU.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.
Tsunami Warning Canceled For Alaska, CanadaA 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.
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.