the film

Proposed Killing of Sea Lions Moves Forward

by Staff
Tri-City Herald, September 13, 2011

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Service has accepted an application under the Marine Mammal Protection Act to lethally remove California sea lions from Bonneville Dam.

The application from Idaho, Oregon and Washington asks that a task force investigate the effect sea lions have on Endangered Species Act-listed salmon and steelhead.

The Pinniped-Fishery Interaction Task Force will review information following a public comment period.

Representatives of NOAA Fisheries, independent scientists, tribes, conservation groups and states will participate in reviewing the application, public comments, and other relevant information before recommending approval or denial.

Proposed Killing of Sea Lions Moves Forward
Tri-City Herald, September 13, 2011

See what you can learn

learn more on topics covered in the film
see the video
read the script
learn the songs
discussion forum
salmon animation