Rescued Bottlenose Dolphin gives new life
During a routine capture-release health assessment of common bottlenose dolphins off the coast of Louisiana, the NMMF team sighted a dolphin entangled with monofilament noticeably cutting through the skin and blubber layer behind her eyes. This dolphin has been spotted recently with a newborn calf.
Reaching for the impossible: the NMMF research Team
The successes of the NMMF are built on a team of animal care and training experts, scientists, and veterinarians whose daily work complements the research, health, conservation, and educational aspirations of the NMMF.