Marine Mammal Care Center
Los Angeles

MMCC LA is aware that privacy concerns exist regarding the use of the internet, and we hope that the following assurance will address those concerns as they relate to our web site.

In general, you can visit MMCC LA’s site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. While IP addresses (a computer’s internet address) may be logged to track a user’s session on our site, to give us an idea of which areas and pages are visited, the user remains anonymous. We do not link IP addresses to any identifiable information. The user’s browser type may also be determined, to ensure compatibility with features such as frames and JavaScript, so that pages may display properly.

“Cookies” may be used to record your passwords or preferences. A cookie is a small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. Most browsers can be set to (a) accept cookies, (b) reject cookies or (c) warn you when a cookie is being sent. Consult your browser documentation for instructions on how to adjust these settings. The majority of this web site will function properly with cookies disabled.

You may be asked to provide your name, address, email address or other personal information while filling out a form or survey. We use this information only for the purposes of (a) sending information to you that you requested, or (b) obtaining and responding to feedback from you. We use the information that is provided to us for our own internal use only, and we do not distribute your information.

If you have any questions or comments about MMCC LA’s privacy practices, would like to correct or update information provided to us, or would like to stop receiving information from us, please contact us by sending an email to, or by writing us at:

3601 South Gaffey Street, #8
San Pedro, CA 90731

Please note that MMCC LA is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of web sites that are not our own to which our site may link.