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Canadian government seal population estimates are highly uncertain and, along with the quotas based on them, have been heavily criticized by scientists.


Where are oil prices moving?
A: Oil prices closed more than a dollar a barrel higher, sparked by concerns about supplies in the U.S. In New York, light sweet crude closed US$1.07 higher at US$65.08 while, in London, Brent crude rose US$1.03 to US$69.07.Analysts said prices had resumed their upward path after news that BP had delayed restarting an oil refinery in Chicago. U.S. crude stockpiles also showed a surprise drop raising concern that supplies will be unable to meet peak summer demand. The U.S. Energy Department report showed domestic oil inventories fell by two million barrels, or 0.6%, to 342.2 million barrels in the week to May 25. Analysts had expected a rise of 300,000 barrels.