Orca and humpback feasting on herring

This footage was recorded late 2016 in Kaldfjorden near Tromsø, Northern Norway. Our fish capture researchers were testing new methods for safe fish release from purse seine nets. They release a catch of herring. A flock of orca were waiting, and come to feed on the herring. The orca work together in herding the herring, […]

Why Atlantic fish are invading the Arctic

As many as half of Earth’s species may be already migrating to escape warming temperatures. Plants are inching northward and so are many animals. The Arctic ecosystem is particularly vulnerable to invasion. Scientists aboard this research ship are hunting the most important fish in the Arctic: polar cod. Mixed in with the Arctic fish are […]