Ocean Health or Bust

Beach Clean-Up Yields Big Results

On Earth Day 2017, the Seacoast Science Center hosted its 9th annual Rescue Run for Marine Mammals, and also hosted its first beach clean-up of the season. Working in partnership with the Blue Ocean Society for Ocean Conservation, we invited Rescue Run participants to stay and help clean up the shoreline at Odiorne Point State

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Center’s Marine Mammal Rescue Team Participates in Full Scale Oil Spill Exercise

 
Heidi Duncanson | Development and Communications Coordinator
 
Earlier this month, four members of our staff participated in a major environmental drill involving two dozen federal, state and local agencies and industrial partners.* The Northern New England Oil Spill Full Scale Exercise was held by NH Department of Environmental Services (NH DES) to prepare

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#OceanRunnerNH: Portland Head Light

Ocean Runner Nichole recently completed the Beach to Beacon 10K on August 6th. The race, which begins in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, near Crescent Beach State Park, ends and the historic Portland Head Light, with views of beautiful Casco Bay. This video features a short overview of the iconic lighthouse.
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#OceanRunnerNH: Rescue Run Recap

SSC’s Marketing Director Karen Provazza recaps the 8th annual Rescue Run: Race for Marine Mammals and Kid’s Fun Run, held April 23, 2016. Despite the rain, the event was more popular than ever, with over 700 people hitting the trails of Odiorne Point State Park to benefit Marine Mammal Rescue in New Hampshire, including

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