- The Marine Mammal Center ( TMMC) is a private, non-profit U.S. organization that was established in 1975 for the purpose of rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing marine mammals who are injured, ill or abandoned. It was founded in Sausalito, California, by Lloyd Smalley, Pat Arrigoni and Paul Maxwell.
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6 days ago · The Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 (MMPA) was passed on October 21, 1972 under president Richard Nixon to prevent the further depletion and possible extinction of marine mammal stocks.  : 5 It prohibits the taking ("the act of hunting, killing, capture, and/or harassment of any marine mammal; or, the attempt at such") of any marine ...
Jul 13, 2021 · The Laboratory was founded in 1960 by UC Berkeley and the first building was completed in 1966 (construction funded by the National Science Foundation). The second building was completed in 1977. BML was transferred to UC Davis in 1983.
Jul 01, 2021 · Since Sausalito residents Lloyd Smalley, Paul Maxwell, and Pat Arrigoni founded the Marine Mammal Center in 1975, they have rescued more than 20,000 marine mammals. The center is a non-profit private organization established to rescue and rehabilitate marine mammals and provide education on marine mammals and related research facilities.
5 days ago · The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA / ˈ n oʊ. ə / NOH-ə) is an American scientific and regulatory agency within the United States Department of Commerce that forecasts weather, monitors oceanic and atmospheric conditions, charts the seas, conducts deep sea exploration, and manages fishing and protection of marine mammals and endangered species in the U.S. exclusive ...
Jul 06, 2021 · A new bridge at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon is more than a road across the creek, carrying vehicles and foot traffic across Bridge Creek on East Canal Road. It’s also a bridge to the future of sustainable building. The span is made from 100% post-consumer and industrial recycled ...
Jul 18, 2021 · The city is home to the Pacific Marine Mammal Center, which has been treating injured animals for over 40 years now and even helped rehabilitate some of the famous residents of Los Angeles Zoo like Barney the sea lion back in the ‘80s and ‘90s.
Jul 01, 2021 · Pacific Marine Mammal Center is one of Laguna Beach's premiere marine mammal rescue and rehabilitation centers, originally known as Friends of the Sea Lion and established as the state's first marine mammal rehabilitation facility in 1971.