Caring for Stranded Marine Animals
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Adding FRP

Posted by on Mar 28, 2011 in Building | 0 comments

Last week and over the weekend, volunteers worked with staff to add “FRP” panels to our new food prep room. FRP is short for...

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Water Reaches The New Hospital

Posted by on Feb 21, 2011 in Building | 2 comments

Last week marked a very important milestone for the new marine animal hospital at the National Marine Life Center. With the help of...

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Framing Our Future Animal Kitchen

Posted by on Feb 16, 2011 in Building | 1 comment

Students from the Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School construction program have spent the last two days working in the National...

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Filter Media Arrives at NMLC

Posted by on Feb 4, 2011 in Building | 2 comments

We are one step closer to getting the first two pools up and running in the Sea Turtle Ward. The 1,850 pounds of filter media needed to...

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A Different Kind of Needlework

Posted by on Nov 15, 2010 in Building | 1 comment

Last week we told you about the new seal jump net installed on one of our rehabilitation tanks.  This net is important to prevent animals...

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Maximizing flexibility….

Posted by on Nov 4, 2010 in Building | 2 comments

As we’ve been designing our new marine animal hospital, we’ve tried to take into account the fact that stranding numbers vary...

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Connecting the Pump House

Posted by on Oct 21, 2010 in Building | 1 comment

As we move towards opening the first patient ward of our new marine animal hospital, one of the remaining tasks was connecting the Life...

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Laundry Room Operational!

Posted by on Aug 20, 2010 in Building | 1 comment

Sometimes it’s the little things….  This week we got the laundry room in our new marine animal hospital up and running! ...

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Sealing up the Hospital

Posted by on Apr 8, 2010 in Building | 0 comments

The final panels in the west wall of our Marine Animal Hospital were placed yesterday April 7, 2010. Workers from H & S Construction...

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The Last Wall

Posted by on Mar 12, 2010 in Building | 1 comment

If you’ve driven by our new marine animal hospital in the last several months, you may have noticed the exterior isn’t quite...

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