and Safety Information
for Marine Mammal Workers
Photo by Jonna Mazet
Release of rehabilitated young sea
Is there a health risk for people who work with marine mammals?
Summary of results of a recent survey of marine
mammal workers and detailed findings in downloadable format
Health and safety information and downloadable brochure
Table of documented zoonotic diseases and other potential pathogens and
more detail on pathogens of specific concern
Information provided by the United States Marine
National Marine Fisheries Service
Wildlife Health Center, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
Content by T.D. Hunt,
M.H. Ziccardi, F.M.D. Gulland, M.M. Manos, D.W. Hird, J.A.K.
Web design by John Gardiner
Copyright © 2004 Wildlife Health Center. All rights reserved.
Revised: January 29, 2004.