Tribes Support New Effort For Sea Lion Removal; Want Changes In Marine Mammal Protection Act

Four Columbia River treaty fishing tribes on Thursday strongly encouraged the states of Oregon and Washington to push forward by immediately to refile an application with NOAA Fisheries for a Marine Mammal Protection Act Section 120 permit that allows them to remove California sea lions that feed each spring on salmon returning to the Columbia River to spawn.

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