Marine Mammal Center
Scientists say a dead whale found floating in the Oakland Estuary was struck by a ship.
A whale carcass was found on a beach in Pacifica Tueday morning, making it the fifth dead whale to wash ashore a Northern California beach in three weeks.
A sea lion had a short stint waddling around San Francisco’s Marina neighborhood Thursday morning.
The trend of whales washing ashore continues, this time in Santa Cruz County. Lab officials are investigating the deaths of two gray whale carcasses that washed up this week.
Sheriff’s deputies rescued an unusually friendly sea lion pup found waddling along a dark Mendocino highway.
Rising Ocean Temperatures The Likely Cause For More Than 100 Sea Lions Pups Needing Care At Marine Mammal Center In Sausalito
Ocean temperatures are 2-5 degrees above normal near the Channel Islands, meaning fish are moving to warmer waters and adult sea lions are having to travel further for food.
Crews from the Marine Mammal Center rescued a wayward sea lion pup Wednesday morning in San Francisco’s Lake Merced area.
The Marine Mammal Center is seeing so many sick and malnourished sea lions that they are quickly running out of space to treat them.
Marine biologists are headed out to a beach along the Point Reyes National Seashore Friday morning to examine a rare pygmy sperm whale that washed up on the beach yesterday.
A baby sea lion is making a recovery in the Bay Area thanks to an unusual Coast Guard rescue.