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Marine Mammal Center

Ian Somerhalder Lends Support to California's Mammal and Bird Rescue Efforts

Bryen Dunn | Posted 07.19.2016 | Impact
Bryen Dunn

Both the International Bird Rescue and Marine Mammal Center recently received celebrity credibility and acknowledgement for their ongoing commitment to rescuing and rehabilitating California's injured wildlife.

5 Reasons to Stay in Sausalito on Your Next Trip to the San Francisco Bay

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

Have you thought about staying outside the city on your next trip to San Francisco? Imagine. After a hectic day sightseeing, shopping and museum hopping, you jump on the ferry (or a private water taxi), cross the glorious bay and leave the noisy urban world behind.

Sea Lion Found Shot On California Beach

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.11.2013 | Green

Authorities at the Santa Barbara Marine Mammal Center are investigating the disturbing case of a sea lion suffering from a bullet wound. Nezzie is ...

The Extraordinary Life Of Kamilo The Monk Seal (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.15.2013 | Green

Kamilo is a 6-month-old Hawaiian monk seal, and what an eventful 6 months it has been. Last week, Kamilo made national headlines after biting two ...

Gabriela Aoun

This Hawaiian Monk Seal Is In Time Out For Biting | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 10.09.2013 | Green

Kamilo the Hawaiian Monk Seal is in time out. Just like many preschoolers, it seems he confused biting with playing. His chosen playmates? Two tri...

PHOTOS: Blind Sea Lion Pup Finds Home At The Shedd

Posted 01.17.2013 | Chicago

Looks like the president's new gun control measures didn't come soon enough for Cruz, the blind California sea lion pup that lost his eyesight to guns...

FREE AT LAST: Adorable Sea Lion Rescue!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.21.2012 | San Francisco

A San Francisco sea lion who had been tangled in plastic at Pier 39 was released into the wild after a successful rehabilitation at the Marine Mammal ...

LOOK: Touching Photos Of Sea Lion Recovering From Gunshot Wound

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.14.2012 | San Francisco

SAUSALITO, Calif. (AP) -- A California sea lion blinded by a gunshot wound is recovering at Sausalito's Marine Mammal Center six weeks after it was fo...

ADORABLE ALERT: Watch Famous Sea Lion Returned To Pacific

Robin Wilkey | Posted 05.02.2012 | San Francisco

A baby sea lion pup made headlines when he was found starving and disoriented in a dangerous commuter ferry crossing spot near the Alcatraz Island las...

WATCH: Adorable Sea Lions Saved!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 12.12.2011 | San Francisco

Call it a holiday miracle. This fall, three young, male sea lions were rushed to the Marine Mammal Center with severe bacterial infections. And la...

PHOTOS: A Sea Lion Miracle!

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.08.2011 | San Francisco

By Jason Dearen, Associated Press POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE, Calif. (AP) -- Two juvenile California sea lions paused for a moment at the edge o...

Gulf of Mexico Oil Crisis: What You Can Do

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Wendy Diamond

If the President isn't going to help the rich wildlife of the Gulf Coast, and those designated to save the animals are fighting a modern war with ancient weapons, what are we going to do? The answer: anything we can.