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Marine Mammal Parasite of the Month- Answer August 2019

Posted by on Sep 2, 2019 in Featured, Under the Microscope | 1 comment

This is my friend Acanthocheilonema spirocauda, a filarial parasite. It is commonly found in harbor seals but can also be found in hooded...

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Marine Mammal Parasite of the Month- August 2019

Posted by on Aug 23, 2019 in Featured, Under the Microscope | 0 comments

The second worm of this 2019 parasite blog series is another one of my favorites, one that I have researched a fair amount. This is a...

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Patient Update: August 18th, 2019

Posted by on Aug 18, 2019 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

Weanling season is here! Weanling seals no longer need their mom and are venturing out on their own! Remember, it is illegal to be within...

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Patient Update: August 12th, 2019

Posted by on Aug 12, 2019 in Animals, Featured | 3 comments

  TURTLE RELEASE!!  Our last three Kemp’s Ridleys from the sea turtle class of 2018 have been released! Scuttle, Tunbridge, and...

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Patient Update: August 4th, 2019

Posted by on Aug 4, 2019 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

Seals Pup season is well under way! Remember, it is illegal to be within 150 ft of any marine mammal in accordance with the Marine...

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Marine Mammal Parasite of the Month- Answer July 2019

Posted by on Jul 31, 2019 in Featured, Under the Microscope | 0 comments

This parasite is Otostrongylus circumlitis, one of my favorite lungworms. Their primary host is the harbor seal, but infections have also...

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Marine Mammal Parasite of the Month- July 2019

Posted by on Jul 25, 2019 in Featured, Under the Microscope | 0 comments

This parasite is not necessarily tricky; it is in fact very common. Not only does this parasite infect seals on the east coast but it is...

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Where in the World is Harbor Seal Jones? / Patient Update July 19th

Posted by on Jul 19, 2019 in Animals, Featured | 2 comments

Patient Update 7/19/19  Welcome back to the National Marine Life Center’s Patient Update! Summer is in full swing here at NMLC with our...

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Seal Release/Patient Update June 15th

Posted by on Jun 15, 2019 in Animals, Featured | 0 comments

Patient Update 6/15/19 Welcome back to the National Marine Life Center’s Patient Update! As some of you may know, our Discovery Center...

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TEACHER WORKSHOP: Go Under the Sea with STEM

Posted by on May 15, 2019 in Featured, Teaching | 1 comment

Join us for this One-Week Institute for Middle and High School Educators! REGISTER...

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