Dead monk seal pup found in Mokuleia

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NOAA Fisheries received reports around 9:30 a.m. Friday of the discovery of a dead monk seal pup in the Mokuleia area near Dillingham Airfield.

Staff members were dispatched and they confirmed that it was a dead, newborn pup.

The pup was brought in for necropsy scheduled later today. Cause of death has not been determined.

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