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NOAA Live! Webinar: Dolphin Tales – Stories and Facts about Dolphins and Marine Mammal Strandings in the Southeast US

October 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Blair Mase, NOAA Fisheries Southeast Fisheries Science Center
Sponsored by: NOAA and Woods Hole Sea Grant
This will be held virtually. Register here:   https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1015622598804915467

Is it a fish or is it a mammal?  Tune into this presentation full of fun facts about dolphins, their biology, and how we study them. Find out about marine mammal strandings (what is that and why does it happen?), what NOAA does in response to one of these events, and how to find out more about the stranding network in your area.  This webinar will be recorded and posted here (with English captions and Spanish subtitles) after going live.  (Grades 2-8 but all ages will enjoy)  »  Register here  ****American Sign Language will be provided live via a video remote interpreter during the webinar.

Resources to access at home:

»  Marine Mammal Health and Stranding Response Program: Learn more about the volunteer stranding and entanglement networks and find your regional program.
»  Report a Stranded or Injured Marine Animal
»  FAQs about why it is illegal to feed or harass a marine mammal in the wild.

Details

Date:
October 14, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm