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Northcoast Marine Mammal Center

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424 Howe Dr, Crescent City, CA 95531-4396
+1 707-465-6265
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Quiet Please!

There are some outside pens where rescued marine mammals are housed while they are rehabilitated... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Adam S
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Vashon, Washington
Really Special

It was really special to be able to see that animals of the sea getting help up close. There were... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
makjms
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Eureka
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424 Howe Dr, Crescent City, CA 95531-4396
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+1 707-465-6265
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"seals and sea lions"
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"gift shop"
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

There are some outside pens where rescued marine mammals are housed while they are rehabilitated. The Center was closed but as we are walking around a volunteer came out to talk to us about the one orphaned seal who had come in the night before....More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

It was really special to be able to see that animals of the sea getting help up close. There were only two when we visited, but they are going to Texas together as they can't be released back into the wild. The gift shop attendant...More

1  Thank makjms
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is an excellent stop for any marine mammal lover! Through two chained link fences, you are able to view different species of seals and sea lions that have been rescued on local beaches. This is a hospital for these animals, so most of their...More

1  Thank Heather P
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Loved our stop here. Visited two sea lions - so interesting to see them close up. Very low key and relaxed. You can stand and watch as long as you like and get acquainted with the rescued marine mammals. Very interesting. The gift shop proceeds...More

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Fun small gift shop, but the highlights are the seal pups and other pinniped that are being rehabilitated to return to the ocean. You can watch the feedings, kids of all sizes will appreciate it. Good spot with a huge park, bring a picnic and...More

1  Thank Fisherwitch
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

This amazing place and these amazing people help treat wildlife in our ocean here. They get a lot of abandoned baby seals who need bottle feeding. There is an entire science on how to treat and then rehabilitate these guys back into the ocean. They...More

1  Thank CalBredTB
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

I am speaking as a former summer volunteer of this amazing grassroots organization. Since the toxic conditions of our rivers and oceans have been worsening with droughts and global warming, the mammals and others who live in the water have had a difficult time finding...More

1  Thank Kristina A
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

The Northcoast Marine Mammal Center is a rescue facility for marine mammals. They are a non-profit organization doing very important work! The volunteers travel several hundred miles to rescue animals, and then bring them back to the facility to nurse the animals back to health,...More

1  Thank Candidtrue
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