Whale and Marine Mammal Rescue

Entanglement, Beached, Harrasment

Who to Call

In an emergency, and depending if entanglement, beached or to report whale harassment, there's too many different numbers to call.
Use this single NOAA phone # that will handle on your behalf:  

  • 1-877-SOS-WHALe (1-877-767-9425)
  • or contact the U.S. Coast Guard on VHF, ch. 16

Direct Contacts

Use these numbers if you prefer direct contact with the responsible agency.

Direct from NOAA

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