Pacific Marine Mammal Center

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Local Mother Launches Campaign To Protect Stranded Sea Lions From Public

A statewide initiative to protect sick and stranded sea lions along the coast has become one local woman’s personal crusade.


Holly the sea lion is now back in the Pacific Ocean after she was rescued in December. (Photo courtesy Mona Shah-Anderson)

Pacific Marine Mammal Center Seeks Public’s Help During Sea Lion Stranding Crisis

The Pacific Marine Mammal Center (PMCC) sought the public’s help Friday during a massive influx of sea lion rescues in coastal communities.


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4 Rescued Sea Lions Released In Laguna Beach

Four California sea lions were released on Sunday after being rehabilitated in Laguna Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/15/2015

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Best Animal Sanctuaries In Southern California

They do so much good for so many animals throughout Southern California. See the extraordinary efforts happening at these safe-haven sanctuaries and meet the beautiful animals that have been rescued and are now are able […]

CBS Los Angeles–01/22/2015

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California Scientists Use Stricken Sea Mammal Samples To Create ‘Disease Map’ Of Coast

California marine scientists are collecting samples from sea mammals around the state in an effort to create a map of toxic hot spots.



Do Right By The Native Sea Mammals And Visit Pacific Marine Mammal Center

Many sea mammals need rescuing and luckily the Pacific Marine Mammal Center does just that.


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Marine Mammal Center Declares State Of Emergency For Sea Lion Pups

A Southern California marine life rescue group has seen such an enormous increase in the number of gravely dehydrated and malnourished sea lion pups this season that it is being called an epidemic.


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Rescue Efforts Resume To Free Whale Tangled In Nets Near Dana Point

Officials Wednesday resumed their efforts to free a 40-foot gray whale from a fishing net near Dana Point Harbor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/18/2012

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Guide to SoCal Aquariums and Marine Centers

There’s more than just one aquarium in town, you know.

CBS Los Angeles–12/30/2011

A volunteer snapped a few pictures of the damage at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center. (credit: Pacific Marine Mammal Center)

Deluge Forces Evacuation Of Sea Lions At Center

Wednesday’s deluge forced the evacuation of sea lions at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Canyon.