Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network

Dedicated to the conservation of marine mammals through rescue and rehabilitation, research and education.

Dolphin Awareness Month

March is Dolphin Awareness Month in Galveston! Our Education Team will be busy all month spreading awareness for dolphins and marine mammal conservation across the island! View all of our March Dolphin Awareness Month activities below to find out where you can find us!
And don't miss our Dolphin Awareness Month banner stretched across Broadway that will be on display during the first two weeks of March!

Dolphin Rescue Training

Citywide Dolphin Rescue Day

Have you ever wondered what to do if you came across a stranded dolphin or whale in need of help?
You can learn at our Citywide Dolphin Rescue Day!
Join Mix 96.5, Gulfy, our great TMMSN volunteers and members of the public for dolphin rescue training, fun family friendly dolphin rescue races, and more!Facebook
When: Saturday, March 3rd, 2012  11am-3pm
Where: 53rd and Seawall in Galveston, TX

See our album of this event on Facebook!

Galveston Home and Garden Show

The TMMSN will have a booth at the Galveston Home and Garden Show!
When: Saturday, March 10th, 2012
Where: Galveston Island Convention Center

See our album of this event on Facebook!

ArtWalk Exhibit

The TMMSN ArtWalk Exhibit will feature one-of-a-kind artwork painted by dolphins and penguins as well as beautiful pieces by Billy Hill, Geary Sprague, and John Van Atta. Join us for unique artwork and refreshments and support marine mammal conservation!
When: Saturday, March 10th, 2012  6pm-9pm
Where: Lifestyle Investment Solutions
            2029 Strand, Suite 3 on Galveston Island

See our album of this event on Facebook!

Market on the Strand

Join us at our booth at Market on the Strand. Volunteers will provide information about the TMMSN as well as showcase our great TMMSN merchandise available to  purchase!
When: Saturday, March 17th, 2012  10am-4pm
Where: Saengerfest Park
            23rd and Strand on Galveston Island
TMMSN booth
Ocean Discovery Day

Ocean Discovery Day
NOAA Open House

What does a dolphin hospital look like? Join us for Ocean Discovery Day to find out! Come out to NOAA's Ocean Discovery Day to tour our Marine Mammal Rehabilitation and Research facility, meet Gulfy, get your face painted, learn about marine mammals through real bones, and enjoy fun activities for the whole family!
When: Saturday, March 24th, 2012  9am-3pm
Where: 4700 Avenue U in Galveston, TX

See our album of this event on Facebook!

Trash Bash

The TMMSN will have an educational booth at the Texas City Trash Bash Expo 2012. Stop by and pick up some information on the TMMSN!
When: Saturday, March 31st, 2012   9:30am-12pm
Where: 900 Bay Street, Texas City, TX
            Location information

Trash Bash
Evia Spring Market

Evia Spring Market

Meet Gulfy, learn about marine mammals through real bones, and check out the TMMSN's merchandise!
When: Sunday, April 1st, 2012   1pm-4pm
Where: 13 Evia Main, Galveston, TX