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The Marine Mammal Center is a nonprofit veterinary hospital, research, and educational center dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of ill and injured marine mammals and the study of their health. Since 1975, the Center has rescued and treated more than 16,500 marine mammals and has accumulated a body of knowledge about marine mammal and ocean health. Through public education about marine mammals, the Center hopes to foster ocean stewardship and conservation. For more information, visit http://www.marinemammalcenter.org/

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Domoic Acid Interview

The most recent episode of Public Radio International's program Living On Earth features The Marine Mammal Center's Dr. Frances Gulland and explores the issue of domoic acid toxicity, a condition that the Center sees with increasing regularity in California sea lions and other species. Listen to the episode below, or download the mp3 from the Living On Earth website.

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