Your single source for current and historic whale, dolphin & seal stranding information for Florida
This Year - A Running Summary of Whale and Dolphin Strandings by Species by Month and by County. Updated monthly.
Historic Data - Summaries of Florida Strandings 1978 - 2012. Updated annually.
Southeastern U.S. - State stranding summaries for the entire southeastern United States: 1978-2012
The Species - Brief Life History Accounts for whales and dolphins that strand in Florida
The Law - National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Species
The Participants - Federally Authorized Stranding Network Participants in Florida
References - Major references for strandings in the Southeastern United States. (under construction)
All stranding summaries are based on NMFS Level A data reports.
Stranding network participants have 30 days from the date of the
stranding to file the Level A report. ALL data should be
considered preliminary and unverified unless otherwise stated.