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Aku the walrus’s trip to Orlando began on the deck of a barge off the coast of Nome, Alaska, in June.
There are regular callouts over the loudspeakers for walrus or polar bear sightings.
Researchers have spent years gathering information about ice and plankton as well as walrus, whales, bears, and other mammals.
Environmentalists were especially upset about the Pacific walrus, given that its habitat in the Arctic is eroding due to global warming.
Sheffield says finding saxitoxins in walrus is not new for subsistence hunters in Western Alaska.
Polar bears feed on seals, walruses, and whales and consume hundreds of pounds of meat in one meal.
During these haulouts, tens of thousands of walruses may crowd onto a relatively small beach, increasing the danger of the animals killing each other in a stampede.
In addition, walruses already are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the agency has said.
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