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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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)...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Join Us for the Tenth Annual Mermaid Ball

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 in Event News, Featured | 0 comments

It is that time of year again! For the past ten years our wonderful staff and...

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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...

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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...

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Discover Marine Life This Summer!

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Event News, Featured, Teaching | 1 comment

Back by popular demand – “Discover Marine Life,” the...

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Join us for Mermaid Ball 2018!

Friday, June 22, 2018, 6-10:30 pm
White Cliffs Country Club, Plymouth, MA

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