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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
Cooper Sniffs Out Seals (Clip)
Date: June 25, 2008
Running Time: 00:03:08

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This program is available for download in the Ice Stories Polar Media Collection.


What does a ringed sealís breathing hole look like and how do you find one on a vast sheet of sea ice? Dr. Brendan Kelly uses the canine skills of Cooper, a Black Labrador he trained to chase the scent of ringed seals and point to their holes. Passionate about wildlife and climate change, Melanie Duchin has loaned her dog to work with Brendan for the past 5 years.
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