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Brain Damage in Sea Lions Linked to Toxic 'Red Tides' - D-brief

Brain Damage in Sea Lions Linked to Toxic 'Red Tides' - D-brief | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A neurotoxin produced by marine algae is erasing sea lions' memories and making it difficult for the animals to hunt and find home. 
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Exposed: the inhumane shooting of hundreds of seals

Exposed: the inhumane shooting of hundreds of seals | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Hundreds of seals shot around Scotland’s coasts were pregnant, feeding their young or failed to die instantly, according to a new study.
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Seal entangled in dangerous netting escapes

Seal entangled in dangerous netting escapes | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Shetland News - Daily News magazine and first with information about what has been happening in the Shetland Islands
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Orphans of the storm: Hungry, homeless and achingly cute, 60 seal pups washed up on the East Coast last week have got RSPCA staff working round the clock to keep them alive

Orphans of the storm: Hungry, homeless and achingly cute, 60 seal pups washed up on the East Coast last week have got RSPCA staff working round the clock to keep them alive | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Snugly wrapped in a stripey towel, the little orphan with heart-melting black eyes wriggles impatiently as he waits for his next feed at the RSPCA rescue centre in East Winch, West Norfolk.
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Kate and Wills court controversy by wearing scarves trimmed with fur

Kate and Wills court controversy by wearing scarves trimmed with fur | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge sported raven's tail scarves trimmed with sea otter fur gifted to them by locals during their visit to the remote Canadian island of Haida Gwaii today.
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From seals to starfish: polar bears radically shift diet as habitat melts

From seals to starfish: polar bears radically shift diet as habitat melts | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
One of the most iconic species of the ongoing climate change drama, polar bears have dropped in numbers as their habitat melts, with previous estimates forecasting a further 30 percent reduction within three generations. However, their situation may not be as dire as it seems.
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Does the water add 10 pounds?

Does the water add 10 pounds? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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How Elephant Seals Know Who's Boss

How Elephant Seals Know Who's Boss | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Male elephant seals use unique signature calls to broadcast their place in the pecking order, which can help rivals know when to fight or flee.
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