Fishermen suspected after 6 sea lions...

Fishermen suspected after 6 sea lions are killed near Bonneville Dam

There are 1 comment on the Statesman Journal story from May 7, 2008, titled Fishermen suspected after 6 sea lions are killed near Bonneville Dam. In it, Statesman Journal reports that:

“I don't think many people are losing much sleep over the deaths”

There's "protected" on paper and there's "protected" on the river. Under a 1972 federal law, certain species of sea lion cannot be harmed. via Statesman Journal

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Eugene, OR

#1 May 15, 2008
Heat exhaustion is the official cause of death for the sea lions. I wonder if we will see another blog pointing this out and apologize to fishermen.

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