Tag: sea lions

Marine mammals protected by federal law

Federal fisheries officials have issued a reminder that the Marine Mammal Protection Act prohibits killing marine mammals, except for exemptions for subsistence harvests by...

Harvesters charged with killing sea lions

A commercial fisherman and his deckhand have been charged with harassing and killing 15 Steller sea lions found dead during the opening of the...

Endangered orcas compete with seals, sea lions for salmon

SEATTLE — Harbor seals, sea lions and some fish-eating killer whales have been rebounding along the Northeast Pacific Ocean in recent decades. But that...

Sea lion study gets help from crowdsource volunteers

By DAN JOLINGThe Associated PressANCHORAGE, — A federal wildlife agency studying the Steller sea lion decline in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands is looking for help...

Biologists survey Steller sea lions in western Aleutians

Marine mammal biologists with the Alaska Fisheries Science Center are embarked through mid-July on a survey of endangered Steller sea lions in the western...
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