Press Releases

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Yamaha Donates Outboards to NOAA Protected Resource Division while Encouraging Advocacy to protect California Coastal Marine Life and Conserve Marine Fisheries

Yamaha donated five F40 four-stroke outboards to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries Service's (NMFS) Protected Resource Division (PRD)...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Hires New CEO

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Thursday, July 19, 2018 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center (PMMC) has hired Peter Chang as their new Chief Executive Officer. Chang was most recently Executive Director of the The Child Creativity Lab, a non-profit whose mission is to foster the next generation of critical thinkers, problem solvers, innovators and leaders through hands-on creativity-enhancing explorations...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Summer Camp Soon to be

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Thursday, May 17, 2018 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center's Camp Pinniped will kick off the Summer season on June 4, 2018. This week long camp attracts children ages 8 to 13 from all over the nation...


Pacific Marine Mammal Center Pulls off Another Great Martini Madness to Raise Money for Center

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Friday, May 11, 2018 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center kicked off the season last Sunday, May 6th at our 9th annual Martini Madness. The Cliff Restaurant generously hosted the event again for the third year in a row...


Northwest Atlantic Seal Research Consortium Meeting being held with support of Pacific Marine Mammal Center

NEW BEDFORD, MA Thursday, April 26, 2018 - The 2018 Northwest Atlantic Seal Research Consortium (NASRC) meeting is being held with generous support of The Pacific Marine Mammal Center and the NASRC community...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Host Second Swing for the Sea Lions Golf Tournament

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center raised approximately $29,000 during the second annual "Swing for the Sea Lions" golf tournament on Monday, March 26, 2018...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Receives Funds to Improve Whale Entanglement Response

DANA POINT, CA Friday, February 23, 2018 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center (PMMC) received $1,078 from the American Cetacean Society Orange County (ACS-OC), in support of their role in the Large Whale Entanglement Response Team...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center to Host The Endless Summer

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Friday, August 18,2017 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center will host The Endless Summer Gala, an annual event to raise funds for the center's efforts, at The Ranch on September 10, 2017...

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Pacific Marine Mammal Center Responds to Common Dolphin Calf

LAGUNA BEACH, CA Friday, July 20, 2017 - Pacific Marine Mammal Center responded to a common dolphin calf, estimated to be one week old, that beached itself on Capo Beach late Thursday afternoon...