Alaska fur seal


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Noun1.Alaska fur seal - of Pacific coast from Alaska southward to CaliforniaAlaska fur seal - of Pacific coast from Alaska southward to California
fur seal - an eared seal of the northern Pacific
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The leasing system was discontinued in 1910, and since then the Alaska fur seal herd has been under the management of the Federal government, first by the Secretary of Commerce through the former Bureau of Fisheries and now (1) by the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Commercial Fisheries of the U.
Under international protection and rational management, the Alaska fur seal herd has increased from the low point of about 216,000 animals in 1912 to its present level of over 1 1/4 million animals.

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