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Discovery Center Opens This Weekend

Posted by on May 22, 2009 in Event News | 1 comment

The words out and everyone … even the turtles … are making tracks for Main Street, Buzzards Bay.  The NMLC Discovery Center...

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$100,000 Challenge Passes 20%

Posted by on May 21, 2009 in Building, Shoutouts | 0 comments

Thank you, generous donors!  Thank you from Team NMLC and thank you, much more importantly, from the marine animals of the North...

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Tracking Fletcher at Sea

Posted by on May 19, 2009 in Animals | 0 comments

Fletcher, the 70-pound loggerhead sea turtle rehabbed at the National Marine Life Center and released from Atlantic Beach in North...

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Fletcher Released into Atlantic Ocean in North Carolina

Posted by on May 18, 2009 in Animals | 0 comments

Fletcher, the loggerhead sea turtle that stranded cold-stunned in Truro last fall, was released back into the Atlantic Ocean this...

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The Dream Set in Concrete

Posted by on May 15, 2009 in Building | 0 comments

Dreams and plans for the National Marine Life Center’s new marine animal hospital at the gateway to Cape Cod have now been set in...

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$100,000 Challenge in the Mail

Posted by on May 13, 2009 in Building | 0 comments

Members of Team NMLC formed an assembly line in the conference room this afternoon to “go postal,” so to speak.  They put the...

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$100K Challenge to Open Cape Marine Animal Hospital for Stranding Season

Posted by on May 12, 2009 in Building | 0 comments

A collapsed roof forced the demolition of the National Marine Life Center’s old warehouse hospital, creating a large gap in treatment...

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Fletcher, The Loggerhead Sea Turtle, by Alyssa French

Posted by on Apr 30, 2009 in Animals | 8 comments

Alyssa French is a first grade student at Bourne Elementary School, an animal lover and a friend of the National Marine Life Center. In her own words and art, Alyssa documents the story of Fletcher, the loggerhead sea turtle that stranded cold-stunned on a beach near the tip of Cape Cod in November. Fletcher came to the NMLC for rehabilitative care and has now been released back into the ocean.

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Amelia Admitted to Hospital after Crash Landing

Posted by on Apr 28, 2009 in Animals | 1 comment

Two-Year-Old Diamondback Terrapin Fell from the Sky A two-year-old female Northern diamondback terrapin (Malacemys terrapin...

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Northern Red-Bellied Cooters — Feeding Time!

Posted by on Apr 24, 2009 in Animals | 0 comments

Northern Red-Bellied Cooter (Pseudemys rubriventris) Northern red-bellied cooters (Pseudemys rubriventris), formerly known as...

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