8 sea lions die from algae-produced toxin off Orange County, marine mammal center says

A toxin produced by algal blooms in the Pacific Ocean is the suspected culprit in multiple sea lion deaths, an official with Laguna Beach’s Pacific Marine Mammal Center said.

Since April 4, the center that cares for marine mammals stranded from Seal Beach south to San Onofre has rescued 15 sea…

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