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Seal on Rockaway Beach - Feb. 19, 2013 (credit: NYC Parks/Sgt. Jeff Billak)

Photo: Seal Takes A Break On Rockaway Shore

The Rockaways had a furry visitor today. It spent the morning on the beach and was monitored by Urban Park Ranger Martha Brodylo while it basked.

02/19/2013

FILE - A grey seal (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Three Marine Mammals Found Washed Up On L.I. Beaches

Two of the animals, a pygmy sperm whale and a white-sided dolphin are dead, were found dead on a beach in the Hamptons. The other, a grey seal, was discovered at Tobay Beach in Nassau County and appears healthy.

05/04/2012