SeaWorld Uses ‘Misleading Statistics On Life Expectancy’

The article details how SeaWorld uses faulty statistics in their paper on orca longevity. SeaWorld continues to cite their paper, Comparisons of life-history parameters between free-ranging and captive killer whale populations for application toward species management, over and over again to make it seem as though Tilikum is dying at an extreme old age, when in truth he is dying at the very bottom of the average range for wild male orca.

Source: Huffington Post



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