2019 Stranding Totals (as of 2/11/19)

  Total Stranded Live Stranded Dead Transferred In Euthanized Relocated Released Currently at MMSC Transferred Out Died before reaching MMSC Died at Center Human Interaction Boat/Prop Strike Recovery Rates
Grey 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 100.0%
Harbor 7 6 1 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 100.0%
Harp 7 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Unknown Seal 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TOTALS 18 16 2 0 0 12 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 100.0%
                             
CETACEANS                            
Bottlenose Dolphin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Common Dolphin 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Right Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Fin Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Sei Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Humpback Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Harbor Porpoise 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Minke Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Pilot Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Dwarf Sperm Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Pygmy Sperm Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Grampus/Risso's Dolphin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Striped Dolphin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Blainville's Beaked Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Unknown Dolphin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Unknown Whale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TOTALS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
                             
TURTLES                            
Leatherback 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Green 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Hawksbill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Kemp's Ridley 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Loggerhead 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TOTALS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
                             
GRAND TOTALS = 19 16 3 0 0 12 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 100.0%

           Number of animals relocated or released without rehabilitation: 12

Stranding Stats by Location

From 1975 to present, the percentages of strandings handled by MMSC are:

 

County

State

# of Animals

Percentage

Atlantic

NJ

686

13.24%

Bergen

NJ

1

0.02%

Burlington

NJ

10

0.19%

Camden

NJ

2

0.04%

Cape May

NJ

1416

27.33%

Cumberland

NJ

71

1.37%

Essex

NJ

2

0.04%

Gloucester

NJ

4

0.08%

Hudson

NJ

18

0.35%

Mercer
NJ
1
0.02%
Middlesex
NJ
53
1.02%
Monmouth
NJ
1078
20.8%
Ocean
NJ
1650
31.84%
Salem
NJ
104
2.01%
Union
NJ
11
0.21%
No Records
NJ
2
0.04%
All
DE
24
0.46%
All
FL
1
0.02%
All
MA
2
0.04%
All
MD
11
0.21%
All
ME
4
0.08%
All
NC
10
0.19%
All
PA
7
0.14%
All
VA
14
0.27%
Total
 
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