The National Aquarium and its Animal Care and Rescue Center are temporarily closed in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). CLICK HERE for more information.

A Blue View: Seal Season

Keep these numbers handy! Call the National Aquarium's Stranding Hotline at 410-373-0083, or Maryland's Natural Resources Police at 1-800-628-9944, if you see a seal or other animal in need of assistance on Maryland shores.

Discover the difference between a healthy seal and a seal in distress, here.

Spotted a seal? Maryland Coastal Bays has partnered with the National Aquarium in Baltimore Animal Rescue team to promote responsible viewing and sight reporting of seals in our area. Report a sighting and check out a map of the sightings in our area, here.

Learn more about Animal Rescue and the many animals we've rescued, here.

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