Steller Sea Lion
Light tan to reddish brown color.
Tend to be in inter-tidal zones and continental shelves.
105,800 - 117,800
White sharks and killer whales.
They do not migrate, but occasionally retreat to more protected haulouts in winter.
Social system/Group size
Steller sea lions are very social and known to gather in large groups, not only during the mating season.
Entanglement in fishing gear, hunting and habitat degradation.
The Marine Mammal Center and the ADF&G Steller Sea Lion Program research the species.
The Steller sea lion is the largest species of sea lions worldwide.