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Environmental changes stress West Coast sea lions

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From NOAA’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center: “In Southern California hundreds of starving sea lion pups are washing up on beaches, filling marine mammal care centers that scarcely can hold them all.  Meanwhile thousands of adult male California sea lions are surging into the Pacific Northwest, crowding onto docks and jetties in coastal communities.  How can animals from the same population […]

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