|Examining the dead torpedo ray.|
This past weekend, NECWA staff were part of the Marine Wildlife Stranding Field School offered by Mass Audubon at Wellfleet Bay. Here staff and participants focused their weekend on the marine animals that strand along the shore of Cape Cod.
|Looking for live and stranded animals on the beach.=|
|Bob Prescott leading the loggerhead sea turtle necropsy.|
Over the course of the weekend, one live Kemp's ridley sea turtle was found on Skaket Beach and transported to the rehab facility at the New England Aquarium. Can't wait for next weekends Field School.
|Michael and Bob putting the dead torpedo ray in the sling.|
Images from our Ocean Sunfish Necropsy in Provincetown:
|Dead ocean sunfish.|