Stranding Date

Release Date

MMSC-15-162 Stranding: 11/27/15

Sea Turtle 15 161 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-161
  • Diagnosis: Cold stun, stuck in mud.
  • Species: Green Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4.15 lb./ Length 25.2 cm.

MMSC-15-162 Release: 11/30/15

  • Transfer Weight: 4.15 lbs.
  • Rescued from Edwin B. Forsythe Wildlife Refuge, Galloway Township, Atlantic County, NJ.
  • Transferred to NAIB for further rehabilitation 11/30/15.

MMSC-15-161 Stranding: 11/14/15

Sea Turtle 15 162 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-162
  • Diagnosis: Cold stun, prop cut to carapace.
  • Species: Green Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4.7 lb./ Length 22.4 cm.

MMSC-15-161 Transfer: 11/18/15

  • Transfer Weight: 4.7 lbs.
  • Rescued in Ship Bottom, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transferred to NAIB for further rehabilitation 11/18/15.

MMSC-15-155 Stranding: 10/27/15

Sea Turtle 15 155 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-155
  • Diagnosis: No obvious injuries or illness
  • Species: Green Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 6.1 lb./ Length 28.0 cm.

MMSC-15-155 Release: 11/02/15

Sea Turtle Release 15 155 850pw

  • Transfer Weight: 6.1 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transported to VAQS for release on 11/02/15.

MMSC-15-153 Stranding: 10/22/15

Sea Turtle 15 153 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-153
  • Diagnosis: Some bruising on plastron and a minor crack in the carapace
  • Species: Green Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4.8 lb./ Length 25.5 cm.

MMSC-15-153 Transfer: 10/25/15

  • Transfer Weight: 4.8 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transferred to VAQS for rehabilitation 10/25/15.

MMSC-15-147 Stranding: 10/04/15

Sea Turtle 15 147 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-147
  • Diagnosis: No obvious injuries or illness
  • Species: Green Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4.3 lb./ Length 24.7 cm.

MMSC-15-147 Release: 10/11/15

  • Release Weight: 4.2 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transported and released by VAQS on 10/11/15.

MMSC-15-145 Stranding: 10/02/15

Sea Turtle 15 145 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-145
  • Diagnosis: Minor bruises
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4 lb. 14 oz./ Length 25 cm.

MMSC-15-145 Release: 10/11/15

  • Release Weight: 4.7 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transported and released by VAQS on 10/11/15.

MMSC-15-132 Stranding: 09/12/15

Sea Turtle 15 132 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-132
  • Diagnosis: Minor scrapes and bruises to carapace
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 8 lbs. 4 oz./ Length 29.5 cm.

MMSC-15-132 Transfer: 09/21/15

  • Transfer Weight: 8.4 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transported to NAIB on 9/21/15 for further rehab.

MMSC-15-114 Stranding: 07/27/15

Sea Turtle 15 114 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-114
  • Diagnosis: Minor scrapes and bruises
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 4 lb./ Length 22.5 cm.

MMSC-15-114 Release: 08/04/15

Sea Turtle Release 15 114 850pw

  • Release Weight: 5 lbs.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released in Brigantine, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-108 Stranding: 07/22/15

Sea Turtle 15 108 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-108
  • Diagnosis: Minor scrapes and bruises
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 5 lb. 10 oz./ Length 27.3 cm.

MMSC-15-108 Release: 08/04/15

Sea Turtle Release 15 108 850pw

  • Release Weight: 5 lbs. 10 oz.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released in Brigantine, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-101 Stranding: 07/12/15

Sea Turtle 15 101 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-101
  • Diagnosis: Found in the dilution pool at Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 5 lb. 13 oz./ Length 26.4 cm.

MMSC-15-101 Release: 07/22/15

Sea Turtle Release 15 101 850pw

  • Release Weight: 5 lbs. 11 oz.
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released in Brigantine, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-066 Stranding: 05/31/15

Sea Turtle 15 066 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-066
  • Diagnosis: Minor abrasions on plastron, head, and flippers
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley
  • Age: Subadult
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 34.4 lb./ Length 50.4 cm.

MMSC-15-066 Release: 06/11/15

Sea Turtle Release 15 066 850pw

  • Release Weight: 34.4 lb
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released in Vaucluse Shores, VA in the Chesapeake Bay.

MMSC-15-041 Stranding: 05/27/15

Seal 15 041 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-041
  • Diagnosis: Coughing, minor abrasions on neck, body, and flippers.
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 4-5 months
  • Sex: male
  • Weight 53 lb./ Length 41 in.

MMSC-15-057 Stranding: 05/03/15

Seal 15 057 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-057
  • Diagnosis: Significant hair loss, underweight, and injury to the left eye
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 2-3 months
  • Sex: female
  • Weight 36.4 lb./ Length 38 in.

MMSC-15-053 Stranding: 04/24/15

Seal 15 053 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-053
  • Diagnosis: Injury to lower jaw with missing teeth
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 2-3 months
  • Sex: female
  • Weight 42.4 lb./ Length 39 in.
  • Rescued in Barnegat Light, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.

MMSC-15-053 Release: 08/24/15

Seal Release 15 053 850pw

  • Release Weight: 109.2 lb
  • Rescued in Barnegat Light, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-15-040 Stranding: 04/08/15

Seal 15 040 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-040
  • Diagnosis: Hair loss and swollen left rear flipper
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 2-3 months
  • Sex: male
  • Weight 48.6 lb./ Length 35 in.

MMSC-15-035 Stranding: 04/05/15

Seal 15 035 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-035
  • Diagnosis: Emaciated and numerous lacerations around face and neck
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Approximately 2-3 months
  • Sex: male
  • Weight 59.2 lb./ Length 41.5 in.

MMSC-15-036 Release: 04/27/15

Seal Release 15 033 850pw

  • Release Weight: 61.2 lb
  • Rescued in Harvey Cedars, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at the North End of Brigantine Beach, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-033 Release: 04/27/15

Seal Release 15 033 850pw

  • Release Weight: 74 lb
  • Rescued at Delaware Bay Beach in Heislerville, Cumberland County, NJ.
  • Released at the North End of Brigantine Beach, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-032 Stranding: 03/28/15

Seal 15 026 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-032
  • Diagnosis: Laceration on right front flipper and swollen rear flippers
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 2-3 months
  • Sex: male
  • Weight 43.6 lb./ Length 37 in.

MMSC-15-032 Release: 05/13/15

Seal Release 15 033 850pw

  • Release Weight: 66.8 lb
  • Rescued in Barnegat Light, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-15-026 Stranding: 03/21/15

Seal 15 026 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-026
  • Diagnosis: Extensive hair loss, multiple small bite wounds, swollen flippers
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: 1-2 months
  • Sex: female
  • Weight 34.6 lb./ Length 35 in.

MMSC-15-019 Release: 05/13/15

Seal Release 15 007

  • Release Weight: 47.4 lb
  • Rescued in Long Beach Township, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-15-010 Stranding: 02/14/15

Seal 15 010 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-15-010
  • Diagnosis: Lacerations on neck and puncture wounds on back
  • Species: Harbor Seal
  • Age: 7-9 months
  • Sex: male
  • Weight 40.4 lb./ Length 36 in.
  • Rescued in Deal, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-15-010 Transfer: 09/09/15

Seal Release 15 010 850pw

  • Weight at Transfer: 86.6 lb
  • Rescued in Deal, Monmouth County, NJ.
  • Non-releasable due to injuries, partially paralyzed; Transferred to Virginia Aquarium on 9-9-15 for permanent placement

MMSC-15-007 Release: 04/17/15

Seal Release 15 007

  • Release Weight: 80.4 lb
  • Rescued at Holgate Wildlife Management Area on Long Beach Island, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-15-002 Release: 03/11/15

Seal Release 15 002

  • Release Weight: 63.4 lb.
  • Rescued at Loveladies in Long Beach Township, NJ.
  • Released at the North End of Brigantine Beach, Atlantic County, NJ.

MMSC-15-001 Release: 03/13/2015

Seal Release 15 001 850pw

  • Release Weight: 58.7 lb.
  • Rescued at Point Pleasant Beach in Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released in Little Egg Harbor Township, Ocean County, NJ.