Gray whales are skinnier, and scientists suspect Arctic warming is the reason why.

The Los Angeles Times frontpage features a story on gray whales and changes to their feeding grounds linked to climate change in the Arctic.  Census data from the Southwest Fisheries Science Center gray whale survey at Point Piedras Blancas is highlighted, and Wayne Perryman, the principal investigator, was interviewed.  The story may be accessed at http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-skinnywhale6jul06,1,4283079.story