Fishing does not threaten sea lions in Aleutians, says new NOAA Bi-Op

FISH-With-Mic-Logo-GRAPHIC-303-x-400-e1360148757522Proposed changes to fishing restrictions in the Aleutian Islands are not likely to jeopardize the continued existence of the endangered western population of Steller sea lions or adversely modify Steller sea lion critical habitat, according to a biological opinion issued today by NOAA Fisheries under the Endangered Species Act. Read more here Laine Welch  15:50