This map shows the distribution and movement of the Atlantic & Pacific Walrus. Walruses are fascinating marine mammals found in both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, each with distinct characteristics and habitats.

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Last updated: September 2023

Arctic Portal Map - Atlantic & Pacific Walrus Distribution and Movement

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