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|Mystic Aquarium Sends Rehabilitated Seal to New Home at the Detroit Zoo|
MYSTIC, Conn. – After undergoing four months of rehabilitation at Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration’s Seal Rescue Clinic, a rescued male harp seal was transported to his new, permanent home at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak, Mich., today.
The aquarium coordinated closely with the National Marine Fisheries Service to place the seal in its new home. The seal is blind in both eyes and has been deemed non-releasable.
This press release was published on December 18, 2009.
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