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Peregrine falcon in Jersey City
Peregrine falcon in Jersey City (Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey)
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Dozens of these wildlife species in NJ could be headed for extinction

The lives of more than 80 wildlife species in New Jersey are either in immediate danger or close to it.

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Humpback Whale
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Dead Humpback Whale Found In South Jersey River

The Marine Mammal Stranding Center was called to the Cohansey River in Cumberland County when a humpback whale washed ashore.

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A 40 pound female harbor seal is the only current tenant at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine
A 40 pound female harbor seal is the only current tenant at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine
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A mild winter means fewer seal rescues at the Jersey Shore

Thanks to a mild New Jersey winter so far, The Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine has seen fewer beached seals along the coast.

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Blainville's Beaked Whale, NOAA
(Mesoplodon densirostris)
Photo: Ari Friedlaender,
Duke University
Blainville's Beaked Whale, NOAA (Mesoplodon densirostris) Photo: Ari Friedlaender, Duke University
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Rare whale washes up at Island Beach State Park

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For only the second time in over 38 years, a Blainville's Beaked Whale, has been discovered along the Jersey Coast, according to the Marine Mammal Stranding Center (MMSC) in Brigantine. 

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Fewer incidents of beached mammals in NJ this season

If you do see a stranded mammal, don't touch it, and contact the local police department.

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(Courtesy of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center)
(Courtesy of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center)
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When will seals migrate to New Jersey?

The unseasonably warm start to winter has delayed the arrival of some annual visitors to the Garden State.

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(Courtesy of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center)
(Courtesy of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center)
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These seals, rescued in NJ, need your help (PHOTOS)

This is the time of year when injured or sick seals start showing up in New Jersey waters and on our beaches. It’s also when the Marine Mammal Stranding Center comes in to save the day.

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A whale off the beach in Ocean City
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Whale sighting at the Jersey Shore delights residents

Move over Mary Lee the great white shark, a hump back whale is getting all the attention now at the Jersey Shore.

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DVIDS Video
DVIDS Video
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Watch An Amazing 800lb Sea Turtle Rescue off The NJ Coast [Video]

 

A Coast Guard crew out of Cape May and members of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine were unexpectedly called into action this past weekend when a massive leatherback sea turtle was spotted about 30 miles offshore entangled in a fishing net. The 800lb beast was successfully freed by the crew and swam back off into the Atlantic. Watch the video of the rescue below:

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Photo courtesy of marinemammalstrandingcenter.org
Photo courtesy of marinemammalstrandingcenter.org
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Stranding Center Training

The Marine Mammal Stranding Center is hoping to attract future volunteers by offering the public a hands-on learning experience on Long Beach Island this summer.

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