Sea otter

For First Time, Sea Otter Pup Conceived In Wild Born In Captivity At UC Santa CruzFor the first time ever, a sea otter conceived in the wild has been born in captivity, according to researchers at University of California Santa Cruz.
Boat Owner Reportedly Shoots Female Sea Otter In Moss LandingFederal authorities are investigating a report that a Northern California boat owner shot a female sea otter.
Orphaned Sea Otter Pup From Peninsula Thriving At Chicago AquariumAn orphaned sea otter pup is beginning to thrive at the rehabilitation facility it was taken to after being rescued from a Peninsula beach.
Orphaned Baby Otter Found Stranded On Peninsula Beach Getting Round-The-Clock Care At Chicago AquariumAn orphaned baby otter found stranded at a San Mateo County beach in September is now living at a Chicago aquarium where it is receiving round-the-clock care and learning how to be an otter, aquarium officials said.
Monterey Boaters & Fisherman Warned To Look Out For Vulnerable Sea Otters Fisherman and boaters going in and out of Monterey Bay are being warned to be on the lookout for sea otters that may be hunting at the start of salmon season.
Sea Otter Rescued From Oil-Soaking In Santa Cruz Gives BirthA rescued California sea otter found covered in oil on a Santa Cruz beach in 2009 has a new member of the family.
HealthWatch: Scientists Investigate Mysterious Decline Of California Sea OttersA group of scientists are keeping a close eye at the health of sea otters off the California coast. They may be cute and furry, but California sea otters are facing a mystery threat.
Beloved Monterey Bay Aquarium Sea Otter 'Toola' DiesA sea otter described by officials at the Monterey Bay Aquarium as the most important animal in the history of the aquarium's otter research program has died.
Scientists Alarmed By Growing Number of Shark Attacks on Sea OttersSharks may simply be mistaking the sea otters for their typical sea lion and elephant seal prey.
Decline in CA Sea Otter Population