US proposes endangered listing for seals
NOAA seeks Endangered Species Act listing for Arctic, North Atlantic ringed seals, two populations of Pacific Ocean bearded seals
Associated Press Writer
The federal government on Dec. 3 proposed listing two seals that depend on sea ice as threatened species because of the projected loss of ice from climate warming.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will seek to list ringed seals found in the Arctic Basin and the North Atlantic and....
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Completely ice-covered waters
Drifting pack ice
State opposed to listing
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