marine mammal stranding center

Panorama of New York Harbor at dawn as seen from Chopper 880, April 10, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Researchers Examine Whale Found Dead In New York Harbor

Representatives from the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine, N.J. were in Jersey City on Wednesday, conducting a necropsy on the finback that weighs 55 to 60 tons.

04/16/2014

Dead dolphins have been washing up on Long Island and New Jersey beaches in growing numbers over the summer. (Credit CBS 2)

Dead Dolphins Continue To Wash Up On New Jersey Beaches

State officials have been working with the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine to determine why so many dolphins are dying.

08/17/2013

A newly born Yangtze finless porpoise swims with his mother at the Hydrobiology Institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Wuhan of Hubei Province, China. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)

Porpoise Found Dead On Jersey Shore Beach

Authorities on the Jersey Shore were trying to determine Sunday what caused the death of a harbor porpoise that was found washed up on a beach.

04/14/2013

Elephant seal

Officials: Beached Seal Is Unharmed

Officials say a seal that came ashore in central New Jersey does not appear to be injured.

04/29/2012