Alaska's Steller Sea Lions: Boom to Bust—and Back?

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Introduction
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Steller Sea Lion Status: Monitoring Steller Sea Lion Numbers
Lowell Fritz
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Management
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Fishing Restrictions
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Steller Sea Lion Protection Measures
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Research: What Drives the Steller Sea Lion Population in Western Alaska?
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What We Know: Counts, Trends, and Habitat Needs
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Hope on the Horizon?
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Prognosis for Recovery
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What Is the Optimum Sustainable Population?
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The Future
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How You Can Help: Get Involved!
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Do Not Feed Sea Lions!
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Do Not Disturb Sea Lions!
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For More Information
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