comscore 4 monk seals released on Midway Atoll refuge
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4 monk seals released on Midway Atoll refuge

  • THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA
                                Hilina‘i (DL32)

    THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA

    Hilina‘i (DL32)

  • THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA
                                Ka‘ena (LL34)

    THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA

    Ka‘ena (LL34)

  • THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA
                                Leimana, also known as DL36.

    THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA

    Leimana, also known as DL36.

  • THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA
                                Maka Kilo, also known as LL00, rests her flipper in the rehabilitation pool during treatment at Ke Kai Ola, The Marine Mammal Center’s hospital and visitor center in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

    THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA

    Maka Kilo, also known as LL00, rests her flipper in the rehabilitation pool during treatment at Ke Kai Ola, The Marine Mammal Center’s hospital and visitor center in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

  • THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA
                                Hawaiian monk seal Ka‘ena, also known as LL34, rests in a transport carrier before being loaded onto a U.S. Coast Guard C-130 airplane in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

    THE MARINE MAMMAL CENTER / NOAA

    Hawaiian monk seal Ka‘ena, also known as LL34, rests in a transport carrier before being loaded onto a U.S. Coast Guard C-130 airplane in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Four healthy Hawaiian monk seals were successfully released on the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge after staff at Ke Kai Ola, The Marine Mammal Center’s monk seal hospital on Hawaii island, cared for the endangered mammals for more than 10 months. Read more

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