CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 08, 2013
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(Point Reyes, California: John Blackstone) The effects of climate change on the elephant seal and gray whale populations on the California coast featured; scenes shown from Point Reyes; details given about the threat from rising sea levels; map of whale migration route shown. [Tourist Bill MELTON, his SON - comment.] [Park ranger Inella RAMOS- explains why the seals come to Point Reyes.] [Whale expert Elissa Schulman JANNIGER- says whales can be used as a sentinel species for giving us an idea of what’s going on in the Arctic.]
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