Table 1

US rehabilitation centres and managed care institutions that participated in the survey on non-releasable California sea lions placed in display facilities between 2000 and 2016

Participating rehabilitation centresUS city, state
California Wildlife CenterCalabasas, California
Channel Islands Marine Wildlife InstituteSanta Barbara, California
Marine Mammal Care Center Los AngelesSan Pedro, California
Northcoast Marine Mammal CenterCrescent City, California
Oregon Coast AquariumNewport, Oregon
Pacific Marine Mammal CenterLaguna Beach, California
Santa Barbara Marine Mammal CenterSanta Barbara, California
SeaWorld San DiegoSan Diego, California
The Marine Mammal CenterSausalito, California
Participating managed care institutions
Aquarium at Moody GardensGalveston, Texas
Aquarium of the PacificLong Beach, California
Atlantis Marine WorldRiverhead, New York
Audubon Park and Zoological GardenNew Orleans, Louisiana
Birmingham ZooBirmingham, Alabama
Blank Park ZooDes Moines, Iowa
Brookfield ZooBrookfield, Illinois
Buffalo ZooBuffalo, New York
Cincinnati ZooCincinnati, Ohio
Cleveland Metroparks ZooCleveland, Ohio
Denver ZooDenver, Colorado
Dolphin Cove Research and Education Center (Dolphins Plus Key Largo)Key Largo, Florida
Dolphin Research CenterGrassy Key, Florida
Fresno Chaffee ZooFresno, California
Georgia AquariumAtlanta, Georgia
Gladys Porter ZooBrownsville, Texas
Gulf World Marine ParkPanama City Beach, Florida
Houston ZooHouston, Texas
Institute of Marine Mammal ScienceGulfport, Mississippi
Indianapolis ZooIndianapolis, Indiana
Kansas City ZooKansas City, Missouri
Long Marine LabSanta Cruz, California
Louisville ZooLouisville, Kentucky
Miami SeaquariumMiami, Florida
Miller Park ZooBloomington, Illinois
Oceans of Fun (at the Milwaukee County Zoo)Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Moss Landing Marine LabMoss Landing, California
Mystic AquariumStonington, Connecticut
Smithsonian National Zoological ParkWashington, DC
New England AquariumBoston, Massachusetts
North Carolina ZooAsheboro, North Carolina
Ocean WorldCrescent City, California
Oklahoma City ZooOklahoma City, Oklahoma
Omaha’s Henry Doorly ZooOmaha, Nebraska
Oregon Coast AquariumNewport, Oregon
Pittsburgh ZooPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Point Defiance ZooTacoma, Washington
Riverbanks ZooColumbia, South Carolina
San Diego ZooSan Diego, California
San Francisco ZooSan Francisco, California
Sea Life Park HawaiiWaimanalo Beach, Hawaii
SeaWorld San DiegoSan Diego, California
SeaWorld OrlandoOrlando, Florida
Seneca Park ZooRochester, New York
Shedd AquariumChicago, Illinois
Six Flags Discovery KingdomVallejo, California
Squalus, Inc (Sea Lion Splash)Myakka City, Florida
St. Paul’s Como ZooSt. Paul, Minnesota
Theater of the SeaIslamorada, Florida
Tulsa ZooTulsa, Oklahoma
Turtle Back ZooWest Orange, New Jersey
U.S. Navy Marine Mammal ProgramSan Diego, California
Utah’s Hogle ZooSalt Lake City, Utah
Utica ZooUtica, New York
WCS (Bronx Zoo)The Bronx, New York
WCS (Central Park Zoo)New York City, New York
WCS (New York Aquarium)Brooklyn, New York
WCS (Prospect Park Wildlife Center)Brooklyn, New York
  • WCS, Wildlife Conservation Society.