Plan to purge sea lions prompts protests

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BONNEVILLE DAM, Ore. – A program to catch and kill California sea lions that have been eating salmon below the Bonneville Dam began Monday.

Wildlife officials have been authorized to kill up to 85 specific animals if they are caught, a plan that is prompting protests at the dam.

Protesters sent out a press release Monday detailing their plans to assemble on the Washington side of the dam at noon Monday.


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