Fishing nets linked to sea lion decline

Event date: Thursday, October 19, 2017, from 11:55 AM to 11:55 AM

sea lions
Photo: John Burke, New Zealand Sea Lion Trust.

Marty Krkosek and colleagues in New Zealand have shown that fishing nets remain a major cause of death in sea lion populations, despite the institution of sea lion exclusion devices.

Read the news article at U of T News.

Read the paper at PNAS