Ninth MERR Finraiser a success

Executive Director Suzanne Thurman talks about Shamrock, a seal who was entangled in fishing line, rescued and released.
December 12, 2013

Approximately 100 guests turned out at the Lewes Yacht Club Nov. 23 to support the Marine Education, Research and Rehabilitation Institute. About 40 volunteers helped behind the scenes to organize a silent auction and a live auction, which together raised $15,500.

MERR is Delaware's only authorized stranding response organization for marine mammals and sea turtles. To become a member, donate or volunteer, go to