Crew Members Recovering After Tugboat Sinks Off Long IslandFor an unknown reason, the 38-foot towing vessel Sea Lion started taking on water near Atlantic Beach around 3 p.m., the Coast Guard said.
Another Tugboat Sinks Offshore From Long Island; 4 RescuedA tugboat sank along the Long Island shoreline for the second time in three days Wednesday.
4 Rescued West Coast Sea Lions Find New Homes At Brooklyn, Queens ZoosThe Wildlife Conservation Society says two new female sea lions are now on exhibit at its Prospect Park Zoo in Brooklyn. Two adult male sea lions from Oregon now live at the Queens Zoo.
Rescued California Sea Lion Finds New Home At Bronx ZooThe female California sea lion took the cross-country trip to her new home at the Bronx Zoo after wildlife officials determined she had become habituated to humans and could not be released back into the wild.