Toxin Sickening Calif. Sea Lions

CBS News

This CBS news article reports the battle to save sea lions being poisoned by domoic acid, a toxin produced by naturally growing algae, in Southern California.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biology:Microbiology, Microbiology:Microbiology and Health
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5)
Ocean Environments: Coastal and Estuarine, Surface Waters
Topics: Biosphere:Microbiology, Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biosphere:Microbiology and Health
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Ecology