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Contact: Jim Milbury
NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service

Weddell Seal Braces for Killer Whale Wave

Caption: Killer whales generate a wave designed to knock the resting Weddell off an ice floe near the western Antarctic Peninsula.

Credit: Robert Pitman/NOAA

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