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By: Owen Hagen
The Scientific Classification of a Narwhal
The Appearance of a narwhal
Long tusk can grow over 10 feet
Speckled Gray, green, and cream back
Very short fins
No dorsilin fins
3 to 5 meters long
The narwhal lives in salty waters in the Arctic ocean,Northern Eurasia, Northern America, and Greenland also Baffin island.
It usually takes 14 to 16 months for a female narwhal to give birth.
When the baby narwhal is born it stays with his or her mother for a year.
The narwhal is fully grown at 5 to 8 years of age.
Narwhals live for up to 90 years old.
The narwhal would eat any source of meat it can get but the narwhal mainly eats Seals,Whales,Shrimp, Walruses, and many other crustaceans.
The narwhal is killed by Polar Bears, Sharks, Killer whales, Walruses, orcas,and the number one predator is us. Inuit people killed thousands and thousands of narwhals in the past for their tusk and meat.
How the narwhal help us
The narwhal lowers the population of seals, whales, shrimp, walruses, and other crustaceans which helps keep the environment in balance.
How do we hurt the narwhal
The pollution that we make melts the ice witch actually falls on the narwhal
And we also EAT NARWHALS!
What can we do to stop it
One way is to make it illegal to eat narwhals (in all countries) .
And a second way is try to be more eco friendly don't pollute!
When narwhals fight they rub their tusks together its called tusking.