Pollution: “Sick marine mammals turning up on California beaches in droves”

“As record rains have poured down on California’s coasts, sending thousands of gallons of runoff into the ocean and dumping debris and trash onto the beaches, dozens of sickened marine mammals have been turning up along the state’s shores this winter.

Rescues of unhealthy seals and sea lions have nearly tripled for this time of year in Orange County, according to the Pacific Marine Mammal Center, which this week took in its 41st pinniped since the year began…”

https://www.dailyrepublic.com/all-dr-news/wires/state-nation-world/sick-marine-mammals-turning-up-on-california-beaches-in-droves/

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