Too Cute Tuesday - The Wondrous Walrus
Maybe he’s not traditionally cute, but with a ‘stache like that, you can’t help but feel your heartbeat quicken!
- Both males and females have large tusks that are used for defense, cutting through ice and getting out of the water.
- Males can weigh up to 3,700 lbs!!
- Males and females form separate herds during the non-breeding season.
- Walruses spend two thirds of their lives in the water.
- Females haul out on the ice to give birth. (defenders of wildlife)
Dive in to more sea life at explore.org.