U.S. farmers want killer whales removed from endangered list

Complaints by two farmers in California’s Central Valley have sparked a U.S review of whether southern resident killer whales should be removed from the endangered list.

The quirky link between California cotton and melon farmers and the 85 killer whales, which spend much of the year around the Strait of Georgia, Juan de Fuca Strait and Puget Sound, is water in the Sacramento-San Joaquin river deltas.

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