The problem of large whale entanglement in fishing gear in the Pacific Northwest. What is being done to address it and how you can help.
Entanglement is a leading cause of serious injury and mortality of many whale populations. This talk will provide a review of entanglements, what the North Pacific Large Whale Entanglement Response Network is doing to address the problem and how naturalists and the public can help as educators and first responders.
Presenter: Doug Sandilands, SR3 Sealife Response, Rehab and Research
Date and Time: Nov. 4, 2017 at 12 p.m.
Location: MaST Aquarium