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 The Center in the News 2016

March 25, 2016

ABC News Online
Seal found in California resident’s front yard was supposed to be in Alaska

This seal pup is really lost. The 9-month-old northern fur seal is supposed to be in Alaskan waters right now but was recently found in Fremont, California, according to its rescuers.

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March 4, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle
Bill aims to give crab industry $138 million in disaster relief

California commercial crab fishermen, many struggling to keep their businesses afloat amid an unprecedented season closure caused by a toxic algae bloom, could see more than $130 million in disaster relief under a last-ditch federal proposal to bail them out of financial doom.

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February 29, 2016

Marin Independent Journal
Marin wildlife experts urge beach visitors to stay away from harbor seals

Adorable harbor seal pups are starting to dot Marin’s beaches and wildlife officials are urging people to leave them alone.

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February 11, 2016

Alaska Public Media
Scientists find prevalence of algal toxins in the Arctic

For the first time, scientists have documented the prevalence of two bio-toxins in Alaska’s marine mammal population above the Arctic Circle.

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January 21, 2016

San Francisco Chronicle
Wayward and emaciated fur seal pup turns up in Hayward

A northern fur seal pup turned up at the front door of a Hayward ironworks shop Wednesday morning, the latest example of how warm ocean waters and a lack of food are wreaking havoc on a range of marine mammals.

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January 21, 2016

KNTV
Record Number of Emaciated California Seals Rescued

The sickly northern fur seal found stranded in a California business park this week is just one of the record number of mammals found and rescued at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito - likely a factor of both The Blob and El Niño.

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January 6, 2016

Al Jazeera America
In warming ocean, record number of seals and sea lions sicken and starve

They are brought in with all sorts of problems: lockjaw, poisoning, cancer and even bullet wounds from fishermen. But most of the record number of seals and sea lions washing up on California's shores and being brought to a regional rescue center are starving.

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