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Oregon raises protections for rare seabird: logging, loss of prey, climate change all endanger marbled murrelet

Responding to a petition from conservation groups, the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission voted today to change the status of marbled murrelets from threatened to endangered under the Oregon Endangered Species Act.  

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