Celebrate Sea Otter Awareness Week!

Written by on September 21, 2015 in Marine Life, Seals, Sea Lions & Sea Otters
Sea otters holding hands.

Sea otters holding hands. Photo credit: Kuang Chen via photopin cc.

This week (Sept 20-26) is the 13th Annual Sea Otter Awareness Week! It’s held every year during the last week in September as an “annual recognition of the vital role that sea otters play in the nearshore ecosystem”.

Friends of the Sea Otter is organizing and coordinating events to celebrate sea otters all week long. Click here to find an event near you!

And check out some of these resources to learn more about sea otters:

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About the Author

About the Author: Emily Tripp is the Publisher and Editor of MarineScienceToday.com. She holds marine science and biology degrees from the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and a Master of Advanced Studies degree in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation from Scripps Institution of Oceanography. When she's not writing about marine science, she's probably running around outside or playing with her dog. .


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