14 February 2012 Sea Otters Need Some Lovin’ Posted by: James Navarro | Leave a comment | Share: Sea otters don’t want roses or chocolates for Valentine’s Day. Check out this video with our friend Philippe Cousteau to learn more about what you can do to help the threatened California sea otter. If you live in California, the best way to show you care is to do your taxes early and donate to the California Sea Otter Fund, a vital lifeline supporting research and recovery programs for these furry marine mammals. Californians must raise more than a quarter-million dollars this tax season for vital fund to reappear on tax forms again next year. Learn how you can contribute today at saveseaotters.org. Show some love this Valentine’s Day and adopt a sea otter! Help California’s threatened sea otters by adopting one of these marvelous marine mammals from the Defenders of Wildlife Adoption Center. Not only will you be sharing your appreciation for this imperiled species, but you’ll also be helping to support Defenders’ work on their behalf. Visit our Wildlife Adoption Center to adopt a sea otter or one of our 28 other imperiled animals today! Post Your Comment Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (required) (will not be published) You May also be interested in I Was There It was a bitterly cold winter morning when the convoy departed down the remote Forest Service road near Salmon, Idaho. Decades after scientists first called for the restoration of wolves in the region, the first four wolves arrived in Idaho on January 14, 1995, thanks to the Endangered Species Act… Victory for Wild Bison in Montana! In a decision that the uninitiated would argue is a painful exercise in stating the obvious, a Montana court last week determined that the wild bison of Yellowstone, an animal that has roamed the continent for millennia, are indeed wild animals. Wolf Weekly Wrap-Up Population count for wolves in Northern Rockies; Should Northern Rockies wolves be relisted? Defenders requests immediate status review.