How old do harp seals live to be?

Answer The harp seal, whose scientific name is Pagophilus groenlandicus, is an arctic and North Atlantic seal. They are known to live about 20 to 35 years in the wild, with an average lifespan of 30 years... Read More »

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What do harp seals eat?

Harp seals eat a variety of fish and crustaceans, including halibut, cod, herring and shrimp. They can dive an average of 328 feet deep in order to obtain their food.References:Marine Bio: Harp Seal

Are harp seals endangered?

Harp seals live in the cold water around the Arctic and in the northern Atlantic Ocean. There are also populations elsewhere. Harp seals are commercially hunted, and their population is dropping. H... Read More »

How long do fur seals live?

The South African fur seal is the largest of the nine fur seal species. They live along the west coast of Africa, but mainly are found in Namibia. Male seals live about 20 years and females live ab... Read More »

How long do seals live?

Northern elephant seals have a short lifespan of nine years in the wild. Ringed and gray seals typically live up to 40 years. Leopard seals generally live up to 15 years. A southern elephant seal's... Read More »