But the results are not so rosy for the critically endangered hawksbill turtle.
New research suggests that Chinook salmon are being run down by a growing population of killer whales.
Researchers are hoping to discover new travel routes of the Pacific humpback by utilizing a robot that monitors their unique means of long-distance communication.
Mass die-offs in the Pacific are sending the emaciated bodies of seabirds, seals, and sea lions ashore from California to Alaska.
Two years before sea star wasting syndrome hit the Pacific Northwest, death swept through 60 miles of California coastline.