Thriller mass demise of seals on distant, uninhabited Siberian island below investigation

Seals on Russia’s Tyuleniy Island, which sits within the Sea of Okhotsk close to Sakhalin Island. (Picture credit score: Auscape/Getty Photos)

Greater than 300 northern fur seals and Steller sea lions have been discovered lifeless in a thriller mass die-off on a small, uninhabited island in Siberia. 

Tyuleniy Island, also referred to as the ‘Island of the Seals,’ is situated within the Sea of Okhotsk and is a vital breeding floor for northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus).

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