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TouchStone: Diseased Seals

Spotted seal

This Friday on TouchStone (April 12, 2013 at 10 am) we’re talking about diseased seals. We’ll be joined by two special guests – UAF Marine Advisory Program’s Gay Sheffield and the North Slope Dept. of Wildlife Management’s Dr. Raphaela Stimmelmayr.

Tune in to hear the latest on the Unexpected Mortality Event. Start the conversation now.

  • What is your greatest concern regarding the marine mammal disease?
  • What do you think can be done on a local level to better monitor the situation?
  • What questions do you have about the seal disease?
  • Have you seen any seals with lesions lately? If so, where?