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Finland’s warm winter threatens next generation of Saimaa ringed seals

Finland’s warm winter threatens next generation of Saimaa ringed seals

Finland’s exceptionally warm winter has brought very little ice and snow - critical components for the arrival of the next generation of endangered Saimaa ringed seal pups.

4 March 2020

Shoveling snow for seals

Shoveling snow for seals

Winters are warmer in Finland due to climate change, which makes nesting more difficult for the extremely endangered Saimaa ringed seal. That’s why we grabbed our shovels and headed out to...

12 February 2018