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https://act.oceana.org/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1997&ea.campaign.id=59455

Currently, there are only 80 Southern Resident orca left in the wild. The best available science has shown that the health and productivity of this population is linked to the abundance of their preferred prey, Chinook salmon. Historically, the Columbia River Basin (including the Snake River) produced 10-16 million salmon a year. Now, Southern Resident orca traveling to the mouth of the Columbia River to feed, find far fewer fish.


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