Caring for Stranded Marine Animals
                                              Donate Now!

Most Recent Articles

A Day in the Life of an NMLC Intern!

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

At 9:30 on Tuesday morning, I arrive to open up the Discovery Center, where I work until 1:30pm. There, I educate visitors about marine animals and tell them about our patients using the live video feed into our...

Read More

Marine Mammal Health & Stranding Response Program

Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

“Why do marine mammals strand?” Marine mammal strandings mostly occur due to disease/parasite infestation, harmful algal blooms, injuries from ship strikes, fishery entanglements, pollution exposure, trauma, or...

Read More

Celebrate Wildlife at the Cape Cod Wildlife Festival!

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017 in Event News | 0 comments

Celebrate Wildlife and help keep #CapeCodWild! The Cape Cod Wildlife...

Read More

Meet the Permanent Residents of NMLC!

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

The National Marine Life Center is home to three resident turtles, aside from...

Read More

From Pups to Weanlings: What’s on the Menu?

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

During peak pupping season for Harbor Seals here at NMLC, our patients are fed...

Read More

The Two Different Kinds of Whales in the World: Toothed Whales vs. Baleen Whales

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Featured | 0 comments

There are about 86 species of whales, dolphins, and porpoises in the world’s...

Read More

Emmy Rosseal: A Quick Recovery

Posted by on Aug 27, 2017 in Animals | 4 comments

Emmy Rosseal, named after Emmy Rossum, arrived to the National Marine Life...

Read More

Turtle Release: Eight Kemp’s Ridleys Go Home

Posted by on Aug 25, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

During the brutal winter months of 2016-2017, over 450 Kemp’s Ridley sea...

Read More

Interactions between Sharks and Seals off the coast of Cape Cod

Posted by on Aug 23, 2017 in Animals | 1 comment

One of the big draws for tourists to the Cape over the past few years has been...

Read More

Strandings: Harbor Seals vs. Grey Seals

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

With Harbor Seal pup season in full swing at the National Marine Life Center,...

Read More

The Importance of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in Featured | 0 comments

Enacted by Congress in October of 1972, the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA)...

Read More

Meet Sealbert, Seally, and Giseale!

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in Featured | 4 comments

On June 6, 2017, the National Marine Life Center welcomed two new harbor seal...

Read More

Meet Our Four New Rambunctious Pups!

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Animals | 1 comment

Sealvia Earle is our fifth harbor seal pup of this year’s harbor seal pupping...

Read More

NMLC Co-op Reflection – Amy

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Featured | 1 comment

Picture this: you’re sitting at your desk in your dorm room completing...

Read More

Reflecting on Co-op – Ali

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017 in Animals, Volunteers | 2 comments

When I started thinking about the kind of co-op I wanted I had no idea where I...

Read More

Join us for Mermaid Ball 2017!

Friday, August 11, 2017, 6-10:30 pm
Rosebrook Event Center, Wareham
www.mermaidball.com

AmeriCorps Serves Here!

http://www.americorpscapecod.org/ http://www.americorps.gov/

It’s Easy To Help!

Donate Now