NOAA Offering Reward After 7 Steller Sea Lions Shot During Copper River Salmon Season
Seven Steller sea lions were shot and killed near Cordova shortly after the Copper River salmon season kicked off last month. Now, NOAA is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that will lead to a civil penalty or criminal conviction of those responsible.
The dead sea lions were first discovered on May 16, 2023 along the eastern edge of Prince William Sound. Law enforcement says that the sea lions appeared to have been shot. However, there was no evidence of...
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