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Welcome to our Latest News Page, where you can preview the most recent stories and activities at The Marine Mammal Center!

Percevero and other sea lion pups

Adapting to a Crisis
Last updated: March 26, 2015

As the 2015 sea lion crisis continues, the Center is finding ways to improve treatment for our record number of patients.


Sea Lion crisis

The Sea Lion Crisis is Far From Over
Last updated: March 6, 2015

Sea lion pups continue to wash ashore on the beaches of California as NOAA declares that El Niño is officially here.


CSL Crisis

California Sea Lion Crisis
Last updated: February 19, 2015

For the third year in a row, unusual numbers of sea lion pups are washing up on California shores. This year, they are stranding earlier than ever before.


Patient of the Year 2014

Vote for Your Favorite Patient of the Year for 2014!
Last updated: February 5, 2015

The polls have closed and the results are in! Find out which one of our six pinniped candidates was voted by you as Patient of the Year for 2014.

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Harbor seal pup Yule

Meet Yule: Our First Harbor Seal Pup of 2015
Last updated: January 23, 2015

Pupping season has started early at The Marine Mammal Center, with our first harbor seal pup admitted a few days after the new year’s arrival.


Steller sea lion pup Leo

Steller Sea Lion Pup Leo Finds a Home for the Holidays
Last updated: January 15, 2014

An orphaned Steller sea lion pup rescued in Washington state is transported to The Marine Mammal Center for care until he’s old enough to survive on his own.


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