Ever been jogging down the beach and run into a seal in distress, or a pelican with broken wing? How about a seagull tangled up in fishing line? Gutting, isn’t it?
Well, most folks know not to try an approach the animals, but not every knows how to get a hold of the experts.
Marine Animal Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in El Segundo, California. They rescue sick and injured marine wildlife 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.
Response Area: Pacific Palisades to Long Beach & Catalina Island.
“GIVE EVERY ANIMAL THE BEST CHANCE FOR SURVIVAL”
-Peter Wallerstein, President & Founder.
- Stay Back: Federal law requires that you stay 100 yards away from the animal
- Keep dogs away
- Notify lifeguard
- Maintain visual
Provide Marina Animal Rescue the following info:
- A photo
- Is the animal alert?
- How Big is it?
- try to catch it
- Scare it into the water
- Cover in blanket
- Feed it
- Take close photos