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NOAA takes Steller sea lions off threatened list

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ANCHORAGE — The eastern population of the Steller sea lion will be taken off the threatened species list, a federal agency announced Wednesday.

The sea lions, whose range stretches from Alaska’s Panhandle to California’s Channel Islands, are the first animal to be delisted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in 19 years.

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