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Sea Turtle and Seal Rescue Hospital Tour

Sea Turtle and Seal Rescue Hospital Tour

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am the Education and Volunteer Coordinator for the New York Marine Rescue Center. A non-profit organization the rescues and rehabilitates sea turtles and seals. I have my degree in Marine Vertebrate Biology and have been working with these animals for the last 6 years. Growing up on Long Island sparked my love for the ocean and its inhabitants. Nothing makes me happier than to share my knowledge…
Nicole
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About The New York Marine Rescue Center

Long Island Aquarium is home to the New York Marine Rescue Center, New York States only authorized stranding and research facility. The not-for-profit organization is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of marine mammals and sea turtles, including critically endangered species facing the real threat of extinction.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to The New York Marine Rescue Center. .

What we’ll do

During this tour you will get the unique opportunity to get a behind the scenes look at what it takes to rescue and rehabilitate local sea turtle and seal species. We will tour through the different areas in our hospital including the rescue center, lab, treatment room, and animal rehabilitation areas. We will discuss the different species that we see in our local waters, common natural behaviors…

What else you should know

If you are planning on also visiting the Long Island Aquarium please make sure to allow yourself time to do so before your rescue hospital tour. This is tour is suitable for all ages. The number of animal in our care may vary depending on the time of yea

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All hosts must follow guidelines created with World Animal Protection.

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Where you'll be

The New York Marine Rescue Center is located with the heart of the Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center. Guests will be touring through our rescue hospital which is a behind the scenes experience and not accessible to the general public.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

If you are planning on also visiting the Long Island Aquarium please make sure to allow yourself time to do so before your rescue hospital tour. This is tour is suitable for all ages. The number of animal in our care may vary depending on the time of yea
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Sea Turtle and Seal Rescue Hospital Tour
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From $25/person
9 reviews
From $25/person