192 Ma'alaea Road, Wailuku, HI, 96793 info@mocmarineinstitute.org

SEA TURTLE RESCUE

Sea Turtle Stranding Response and Rescue


In partnership with NOAA Fisheries, Maui Ocean Center Marine Institute (MOCMI) responds to reports and rescues sick and injured sea turtles in South Maui from Ma’alaea to Makena.

To report a sick or injured sea turtle in South Maui, please call:

MOCMI’s Sea Turtle Rescue Hotline

808-286-2549

Statewide Stranding and Reporting Hotline

888-256-9840


 


It’s OK to Help!


We understand that accidental interactions can happen when fishing, even when fishermen are fishing responsibly. To help reduce additional injury or death to accidentally caught turtles, fishermen are encouraged to follow these best practice guidelines.