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Posted by Chris on June 24, 2003 at 20:35:44:

In Reply to: Dead Seals posted by Katie on June 24, 2003 at 19:32:39:

In recent years there has been an annual die off of sea mammals do to a build of of domoic acid in thier systems. It has occured each March through June.
See this article
I don't know if they are removed at Catalina. Along our beaches on the mainland in Soouthern California they are removed as part of the regular beach cleaning effort becasue decaying bodies are a health hazard.


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