NH Group to Take Over Marine Mammal Rescues

Photo/ New Hampshire Marine Mammal Rescue
Photo/ New Hampshire Marine Mammal Rescue

Seacoast Online: [New Hampshire] Governor Maggie Hassan will announce the launch of the Seacoast Science Center‘s Marine Mammal Rescue Team at next week’s Greater Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce Bank of America Breakfast.

The Seacoast Science Center at Odiorne Point State Park in Rye was granted authorization by the National Marine Fisheries Service to lead New Hampshire’s marine mammal rescue effort, effective January 1. The Marine Mammal Rescue Team will be dispatched to help to stranded, injured and diseased seals, whales, porpoises and dolphins along New Hampshire’s coast.

Read more about the Seacoast Science Center taking over marine-mammal rescues.