National Marine Life Center

About National Marine Life Center

The National Marine Life Center is an independent, non-profit marine animal hospital, science, and education center. We are a 501(c)(3) organization.

Mission Statement: The National Marine Life Center rehabilitates and releases stranded marine mammals and sea turtles in order to advance science and education in marine wildlife health and conservation.

Vision Statement: The vision of the National Marine Life Center is to be a world leader in marine wildlife rehabilitation, conservation science, and STEM education.

Values Statement: The Trustees, Staff, and Volunteers of the National Marine Life Center believe in humane care for stranded marine animals, thoughtful science that improves our understanding of wildlife health, and quality education programs that promote a conservation ethic. We carry out our work with respect for each other, our supporters, our partner organizations, our community, and the environment.


Marine Animal Rehabilitation and Environmental Education Intern

May 2020 - August 2020 Buzzards Bay, MA
“The small setting allows for the ability to work hands on with the animals and be and integral part of the husbandry and education teams. The volunteers that work in the animal hospital are some of the greatest people around. ”

Animal Care Intern

May 2018 Buzzards Bay, MA
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