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Shedd Aquarium officials said Wednesday that they euthanized one of the last two sea otters rescued from the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989, a 23-year-old, female sea otter.

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1 of last 2 Exxon Valdez-rescued sea otters dies

One of the last two sea otters rescued from the Exxon Valdez oil spill off Alaska’s coast in 1989 has been euthanized at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium, officials said Wednesday.

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