Response of the Week

Marine Mammal Stranding Network Data Collection

April 12, 2019

From the Field:

“Yesterday, I responded to a the remains of a subadult Harbor Seal located at Westport Union Landing, north of Westport, with what appears to be a hide with bite marks. Orca?”  Data reported to California Academy of Science, specimen not collected. Related data: 4 years ago (April 18)  Deceased Orca washes in at MacKerricher State Park Beach.