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What's Killing the Sea Otters
Time Magazine (9/24/2006)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1538645,00.html

A Common Parasite Reveals Its Strongest Asset: Stealth
New York Times (6/20/06)
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/06/20/science/20toxo.html?_r=1&oref=slogin

San Francisco Hopes to Turn Pet Feces Into Power
abcnews.com (2/25/06)
http://environment.about.com/od/renewableenergy/a/animalwaste.htm

"Tracing Sea Otter Killer to its Source"
Sun Bulletin (2/8/06)
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Marine Mammals Suffer Human Diseases
LiveScience.com (2-23-06)
http://www.livescience.com/animalworld/060223_marine_diseases.html

The Rising Tide of Ocean Plagues
Eureka Alert (2/25/06)
http://www.evworld.com/view.cfm?section=communique&newsid=11138

Marine Mammals Contract Human Diseases
FOX News, USA (2/23/06)
http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,185863,00.html

Marine Mammals Suffer Human Diseases
LiveScience.com, NY (2/23/06)
http://www.livescience.com/animalworld/060223_marine_diseases.html

Researcher: Cat Feces Killing Otters
All Headline News (2/21/06)
http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7002502506

Marine mammals are on the frontline of failing ocean health
innovations report, Germany (2/20/06)
http://www.innovations-report.de/html/berichte/umwelt_naturschutz/bericht-55459.html

Pollution’s effects felt by marine mammals
The Kentucky Post (2/20/06)
http://news.kypost.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060220/NEWS02/602200391/1014

Cat parasite a danger to otters: study
The Kindred Times, Utah (2/20/06)
http://www.localnewsleader.com/kindred/stories/index.php?action=fullnews&id=145827
The Oberlin Times, Kansas (2/20/06)
http://www.localnewsleader.com/olberlin/stories/index.php?action=fullnews&id=147105

Cat dung 'kills otters'
The New Zealand Herald (2/20/06)
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/section/story.cfm?c_id=2&ObjectID=10369162

Cat parasite is threat to sea otters
The Times, UK (2/20/06)
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,11069-2048475,00.html

Cat parasite threat to endangered otters
News.Telegraph.co Science Correspondent (2/20/06)
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2006/02/20/wotter20.xml&sSheet=/news/2006/02/20/ixworld.html

Cat Parasite Threat To Endangered Otters
UPI Wire (2/20/06)
http://www.postchronicle.com/news/science/article_2127478.shtml

Cat parasite threat to endangered otters
NewKerala.com, India 2/20/06
http://www.newkerala.com/news2.php?action=fullnews&id=13265

Marine mammals provide insight into the health of oceans
San Diego Union Tribune, United States (2/19/06)
http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/science/20060219-9999-1n19marine.html

Diseases in Marine Animals Could Portend Unhealthy Prognosis for Humans
MedIndia, India (2/19/06)
http://www.medindia.net/news/view_news_main.asp?x=7966

Marine mammal illnesses could presage risks to humans
The Oregonian (2/19/06)
http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/1140317714192720.xml&coll=7

Cat parasite 'is killing otters'
BBC News website (2/19/06)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/4729810.stm

Marine mammals are on the frontline of failing ocean health
EurekaAlert, Seaweb (2/18/06)
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2006-02/s-mma021206.php

Marine mammals are on the frontline of failing ocean health:
Diseases may be early warning sign for humans say scientists
SeaWeb Press Release (2/18/06)
http://www.seaweb.org/mediacenter/press-18February06.php

Cat Parasite a Danger to Otters – Study 
Reuters News Service  (2/18/06)
http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N18288060.htm

California Sea Otter Deaths
 “Insight” Capital Public Radio, NPR, 1/10/2006 (see minutes 42 – 50)
http://www.capradio.org/programs/programdetail.aspx?showid=1482

Treating Disease in the Developing World: Neglected Diseases
NPR Science Friday, 12/16/2005 (see minutes 16 – 23)
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5058325
http://www.sciencefriday.com/pages/2005/Dec/hour2_121605.html

Morro Bay mystery: Sea otters' death rate - Sewage Plant a Suspect, but Evidence is Lacking
San Jose Mercury News (5/2005)
http://www.otterproject.org/site/pp.asp?c=8pIKIYMIG&b=695263

Clues in a Deadly Mystery: Scientists are getting closer to understanding why California's female sea otter population is diminishing while the males are thriving.
Los Angeles Times (11/22/2004)
http://www.otterproject.org/site/pp.asp?c=8pIKIYMIG&b=257528

Sea otters benefit from medical school research: Marine mammal's population is dropping because of infectious disease
Stanford Report, Stanford University (5/17/2004)
http://news-service.stanford.edu/news/medical/2004/march17/otters.html

An Unhealthy Combination for the Otters
About.com (5/17/2003)
http://cats.about.com/cs/parasiticdisease/a/seaotters.htm

UC study links parasites in freshwater runoff to sea otter deaths
University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources News and Information Outreach (6/27/2002)
http://news.ucanr.org/newsstorymain.cfm?story=87

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