H.R. 4043 and the No Otter Zone

H.R. 4043 and the “No Otter Zone”

It’s hard not to get a bit nervous when you testify before a Congressional Committee in Washington D.C. It is, after all, the seat of government of the most powerful nation on earth at a time a great turmoil and upheaval. Even seemingly small issues, like whether sea otters will be allowed to expand their […]

Olive the Oiled Sea Otter

Olive the Oiled Sea Otter

If you Google the title of this blog you will find a Facebook pagedeveloped in 2009 chronicling the rescue, treatment, recovery and release of Olive the Oiled Sea Otter. At the time it was a neat story with a happy ending and, but little known to most of her followers, Olive served at the proof […]

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Seaotters.com is dedicated to raising awareness about California's threatened sea otters and the role research plays in the species recovery and conservation. It's a collaboration of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, U.C. Santa Cruz, U.C. Davis, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, among others. Seaotters.com is also home of the world's first HD live stream of southern sea otters in the wild.