Seal Study Shows Majority Oppose Lethal Culling A study on the public’s attitude toward Nantucket’s seal population suggests that most people are against what is called lethal management of seals.

The study, which collected data through both random mailings and in-person interviews, also suggests that there is a strong opinion that any decisions on what to do about the seal population first take into consideration the seal’s importance to the ecosystem.

Read more about the recent seal study.