Video – Alaska – Measuring whales from the air – hexacopter photogrammetry of Cook Inlet beluga whales

Tweet https://www.afsc.noaa.gov/Science_blog/video/Cook_Inlet_Beluga_Research.mp4   Beluga whales are dark gray as young calves, then gradually turn lighter gray as they get older, and eventually become white as adults.  Photo: Paul Wade, NOAA Fisheries he first time, we are using an Unmanned Aerial System … Continue reading →

Iceland’s Commercial Whaling Undermines International Wildlife Conservation Treaty‏

Tweet *Interior Certifies that Iceland’s Commercial Whaling Undermines International Wildlife Conservation Treaty* WASHINGTON – The Department of the Interior has certified to President Obama under the Pelly Amendment to the Fishermen’s Protective Act of 1967 that Iceland’s international trade in … Continue reading →