NMFS must go back to drawing board on Steller sea lions – Gov. Sean Parnell, Alaska

msSo familiar!

The National Marine Fisheries Service imposed draconian fishing limits in  2011 to protect Steller sea lions. The restrictions hit our Aleutian Islands  communities especially hard.

The State of Alaska and independent scientists reviewed the science behind  the federal action and found it flawed and the restrictions unjustified.  Read more