Stranding Date

Release Date

MMSC-17-033 Stranding: 04/04/17 (Grey Seal)

Seal 17 033

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-033
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 47 lbs./ Length: 40.5 in.
  • Rescued in Ocean City, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Slightly labored breathing

 

MMSC-17-032 Stranding: 04/02/17 (Grey Seal)

Seal 17 032

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-032
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 41.4 lbs./ Length: 42 in.
  • Rescued in Sea Isle City, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Laceration from left eye to jaw

MMSC-17-029 Stranding: 03/28/17 (Harbor Seal)

Seal 17 029

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-029
  • Species: Harbor Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 30.8 lbs./ Length: 36.5 in.
  • Rescued in Avalon, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Lethargic, bloody left eye

 

MMSC-17-027 Stranding: 03/27/17 (Harbor Seal)

Seal 17 027

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-027
  • Species: Harbor Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 43.6 lbs./ Length: 39 in.
  • Rescued in Long Beach Island, Holgate, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Labored breathing, blood around nose

 

MMSC-17-026 Stranding: 03/27/17 (Grey Seal)

Seal 17 026

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-026
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 48.4 lbs./ Length: 40 in.
  • Rescued in Long Beach Island, Holgate, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Underweight, small lacerations

MMSC-17-025 Stranding: 03/26/17 (Grey Seal)

Seal 17 025

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-025
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 51 lbs./ Length: 41 in.
  • Rescued in Manasquan, Monmouth County, NJ
  • Diagnosis: Several deep lacerations

 

MMSC-17-021 Stranding: 03/22/17 (Harp Seal)

Seal 17 021 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-021
  • Species: Harp Seal
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 125.4 lbs./ Length: 60 in.
  • Rescued in Long Beach Island, Holgate, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Underweight, sand around eyes and in mouth

MMSC-17-010 Stranding: 02/24/17 (Harp Seal)

Seal 17 010 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-010
  • Species: Harp Seal
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 99.4 lbs./ Length: 56 in.
  • Rescued in Ocean City, Worchester County, MD.
  • Diagnosis: Emaciated, abrasions

MMSC-17-004 Stranding: 01/25/17 (Harbor Seal)

Seal 17 004 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-17-004
  • Species: Harbor Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 40.21 lbs./ Length: 40 in.
  • Rescued in Long Beach Twp, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Diagnosis: Small abrasions on body, labored breathing

 

MMSC-16-101 Release: 11/01/16 (Green Sea Turtle)

  • Transfer Weight: 7.7 lbs
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transfer Info: 16-101 transported via cargo plane (Castle Air) from ACY to Beaufort, NC on 10/30/16.
  • 16-101 was examined and evaluated by North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores veterinary staff and deemed to be releasable.
  • Released at Pine Knoll Shores, Carteret County, NC.

MMSC-16-092 Stranding: 9/26/16

Sea Turtle 16 092 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-092
  • Diagnosis: Lethargic, buoyancy issues
  • Species: Loggerhead Turtle
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 280 lbs./ Length: 99 cm.

MMSC-16-092 Relocation: 10/30/16

  • Transfer Weight: 299.4 lbs
  • Rescued from Avalon, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Transfer Update: 16-092 transported via cargo plane (Castle Air) from ACY to Beaufort, NC on 10/30/16.
  • 16-092 was taken to the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City, NC for further rehabilitation and eventually to be released.

MMSC-16-077 Stranding: 08/25/16

Sea Turtle 16 077 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-077
  • Diagnosis: Old vessel strike injury to carapace, limited range of motion in rear flippers
  • Species: Loggerhead Turtle
  • Age: Subadult
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 141 lbs./ Length: 79 cm.

MMSC-16-077 Release: 03/06/17

  • Release Weight: 147.7 lbs
  • Rescued from Oyster Creek Generating Station, Forked River, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Transfer Info: 16-077 transported via cargo plane (Castle Air) from ACY to Beaufort, NC on 10/30/16.
  • Cared for by Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR), and released by the US Coast Guard off the coast of NC near the Gulf Stream.

MMSC-16-054 Stranding: 06/25/16

Sea Turtle 16 054 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-054
  • Diagnosis: Laceration to top of head
  • Species: Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Unknown
  • Weight 2.9 lb./ Length 19.4 cm.

MMSC-16-054 Release: 10/04/16

  • Release Weight: 3.88 lbs.
  • Rescued from Long Branch, Monmouth County, NJ.
  • Released by VAQS on 67th St. Beach in Virginia Beach, VA.

MMSC-16-043 Stranding: 05/04/16

Seal 16 043 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-043
  • Diagnosis: Swollen left rear flipper
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 54.8 lbs./Length: 42.5 in.

MMSC-16-043 Release: 06/20/16

Seal Release 16 043 850pw

  • Release Weight: 77.8 lbs.
  • Rescued in Barnegat Light, LBI, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-039 Stranding: 04/24/16

Seal 16 039 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-039
  • Diagnosis: Laceration on left front flipper, lethargic
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 50 lbs./Length: 42 in.

MMSC-16-039 Release: 06/20/16

Seal Release 16 039 850pw

  • Release Weight: 75.6 lbs.
  • Rescued in Highlands, Sandy Hook, Monmouth County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-038 Stranding: 04/23/16

Seal 16 038 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-038
  • Diagnosis: Shark bite to right side
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 47.8 lbs./Length: 39.5 in.

MMSC-16-038 Release: 06/20/16

Seal Release 16 038 850pw

  • Release Weight: 79.2 lbs.
  • Rescued in Avalon, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-037 Stranding: 04/11/16

Seal 16 037 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-037
  • Diagnosis: Abscess on stomach
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Male
  • Weight 42.6 lbs./Length: - in.

MMSC-16-037 Release: 06/20/16

Seal Release 16 037 850pw

  • Release Weight: 79.7 lbs.
  • Rescued in Avalon, Cape May County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-035 Stranding: 04/09/16

Seal 16 035 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-035
  • Diagnosis: Eating sand, cuts and abrasions
  • Species: Harp Seal
  • Age: Yearling
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 66.2 lbs./Length: - in.

MMSC-16-035 Release: 05/23/16

Seal Release 16 035 850pw

  • Release Weight: 85.2 lbs.
  • Rescued in Spring Lake, Monmouth County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-032 Release: 05/23/16

Seal Release 16 032 850pw

  • Release Weight: 68.8 lbs.
  • Rescued in Brigantine, Atlantic County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.

MMSC-16-029 Stranding: 03/27/16

Seal 16 029 850pw

  • Field Number: MMSC-16-029
  • Diagnosis: Swelling in hip and rear flipper
  • Species: Grey Seal
  • Age: Juvenile
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight 47.8 lbs./Length: 34.5 in.

MMSC-16-029 Release: 06/20/16

Seal Release 16 029 850pw

  • Release Weight: 96.0 lbs.
  • Rescued in Brick, Ocean County, NJ.
  • Released at Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ.