VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Giant Kelp

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2248

Admitted on: 2022/07/22

Collection Site: Mayne Island

Reason for Admission: Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 9.6 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 63 days (2 months, 2 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2022/07/18

Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2022/09/23

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 28.75 kg

Patient Updates

Giant Kelp was released after 63 days in our care.

You can see the list of all animals released at this release in the release record.

Guestbook for Giant Kelp

  1. Mr Giant Kelp! I hope you get well soon so you can go back to the ocean and all the giant kelp that will be waiting for you. The care takers at MMRC will help you grow stronger and get better very soon.

If you would like to share a story about Giant Kelp or leave any comments or well wishes, this is the place to do it.

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