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Sea Lion Facts:
-belong to the order of sea mammals called Pinnipedia, a Latin word meaning "fin foot" or "wing foot".
-are amphibious animals, they are adapted to life both in water and on land.
-can swim at speeds of 11 to 24 miles per hour and are able to stay submerged for 10 - 15 minutes at a time. They can dive to depths up to 1,300 feet.
-use their back flippers to walk, climb or even gallop, which enables them to move surprisingly fast.
-balance a ball utilizing their whiskers and not their nose.
-have a coat of course outer hairs, called Guard Hairs which appear brown when dry and help to keep the sea lion warm. When wet, the fur flattens to give a sleek dark colored coat.
-nap during the day and at night and can sleep both in or out of the water.