Volunteers Needed To Respond to Dolphin, Manatee, and Whale Strandings


Your help is needed to respond to dolphin, manatee and whale strandings in our waters. According to news reports, they are still washing ashore in dramatically increased numbers.

The Alabama Marine Mammal Stranding Network is holding a volunteer training session: Wednesday, March 20, University of South Alabama.

For more info, all 861-2141 ext. 7547

More detailed info in the article below from oceana.com, which also discusses the recent discoveries of several dolphins along the coast being mutilated, shot, and even one case, stabbed by a screwdriver in the head (rewards are being offered for any information regarding the killings).

Mysterious Dolphin Deaths Mount in the Gulf