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Gena Bentall explains how our sea otter neighbors play a vital role in the health of coastal ecosystems and draw visitors to our shores. Learn why sea otters are vulnerable, how human disturbance affects them, and what we can do to prevent it. Come join the conversation at 10:15am at Inn at Morro Bay.
Gena Bentall has worked as a sea otter biologist, studying sea otters in the Aleutian Islands, Russia’s Commander Islands, San Nicolas Island off the coast of Southern California, and along the Central California coast. She studied zoology and marine biology at Oregon State University and has a master’s degree in ecology and evolutionary biology from UC Santa Cruz.