Today on Planet 100: Starving Sea Lions (Video)


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Today, Planet 100 reports that sea lions by the dozens are washing up on the shores of California.Sick and starving, many of them just pups, the sea lions are suffering from starvation. Their primary food—squid and fish—have become extremely scarce which has pushed the mortality rate for young sea lions to a record 80 percent.

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Read more about sea lions:
Bad Year for Sea Lions, Starving Pups Washing Up Along California Beaches
The Case of San Francisco's Disappearing Sea Lions
Sea Lion Massacre in Galapagos Mystifies Authorities
Galapagos Sea Lions Moving to the Waters Off Peru

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