California Sea Lion Top Speed

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510
TOP SPEED

25 mph

40.2 kmh

California Sea Lion are highly intelligent and very social animals found along the coastlines of western North America . They are fast and agile swimmers , reaching speeds up to 40 kmh. They have a lifespan up to 30 years and after the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 made it illegal to kill or harass sea lions, their ranks steadily grew.

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