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Juvenile predation preventing Steller sea lion recovery

Post Number:#1  Postby Marine News » Sun Feb 05, 2012 8:02 am

Juvenile predation preventing Steller sea lion recovery
19 January 2012, 12:10 am

A new study suggests that the impact of predation on juvenile Steller sea lions in the Gulf of Alaska has been significantly underestimated, creating a "productivity pit" from which their population will have difficulty recovering without a reduction of predators.

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