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Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute (CIMWI)

CIMWI is dedicated to positively impacting conservation through marine mammal rescue, rehabilitation, research and education to promote ocean and human health.

CIMWI serves Santa Barbara & Ventura counties.

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Marine Mammal Rescue Day Declared

April 27th, 2017|0 Comments

California State Senate Recognizes Tireless Work of Animal Rescue Groups & Declares Today “Marine Mammal Rescue Day” Changing Ocean Conditions Have Led to Record Number of Sea Lions Emaciated on California Shores and Required Extensive [...]

Elevated Reports of Suspected Domoic Acid – April 2017

April 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute (CIMWI) serves Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. CIMWI is receiving elevated reports of sick California sea lions we suspect to be suffering from domoic acid toxicity. What is domoic [...]