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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 Center on July 18, 2017 after narrowly escaping from a shark...

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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 turtles stranded throughout Massachusetts due to “cold...

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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 the ever growing Grey Seal population. This has also...

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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, many visitors have been curious about why seals strand....

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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 season! She is named after Sylvia Earle, a marine...

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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 would end up. I knew I wanted to work with animals, but once...

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Rachel Carseal and Ralph Waldo Emerseal are here!

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Animals | 0 comments

­­Rachel Carseal, our third harbor pup seal of the 2017 harbor seal pupping season, was named after the legendary marine biologist,...

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Meet Jane Goodseal and Johnny Appleseal!

Posted by on Jun 7, 2017 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

Harbor pup season has officially started here at NMLC. We expect to take in nearly a dozen pups which will bring our hospital to maximum...

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Our 100th Seal is HERE!

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

We are proud to announce that our one hundredth seal has entered our hospital for rehabilitation!! Miley Sealrus, a female gray seal pup,...

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Seal Rogers Williams Swims Free!

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

Seal Rogers Williams had been with us for nearly 7 months, so we are so excited that he is finally back in the ocean! He stranded at Rye...

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