Tag: seals

Arctic habitat protection sought for ice seals

In an effort to protect critical habitat for two ice seal species, in the face of melting Arctic sea ice, the Center for Biological...

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...

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...

Iliamna Lake harbor seals get no listing

A listing of Pacific harbor seals in Iliamna Lake as an endangered or threatened species under the Endangered Species Act is not warranted at...

New insights gained into how northern fur seals feed

Ocean going drones in the Bering Sea are helping researchers with the Alaska Fisheries Science Center gain new insight into the foraging habits of...
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