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Californians Can Contribute Part of Thier Taxes to Rare and Endangered Species Preservation Program

FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2010, file photo, a group of sea otters gather in Morro Bay, Calif. The U.S. Geological Survey said Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, that a recent count found sea otter numbers have exceeded 3,090 for the first time. If those numbers hold for the next two years, federal officials could consider removing the otter from Endangered Species Act protections. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, file)

Californians paying their taxes this year have the opportunity to prevent extinction of wildlife species.  The Rare and Endangered Species Preservation Program and the California Sea Otter fund are accepting voluntary contributions. You can enter any dollar