WDFW Seeks Comments On Protective Status For Tufted Puffins And Steller Sea Lions
OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is taking public input on state status reports and listing recommendations for tufted puffins and Steller sea lions. The department is recommending listing tufted puffins on the state’s endangered species list and removing Steller sea lions from the state’s threatened species list.
Public comment on the reports and listing recommendations will be accepted through Dec. 11. The tufted puffin report is available online at http://wdfw.wa.gov/publications/01642/, while the Steller sea lion report is available at http://wdfw.wa.gov/publications/01641/.