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22 06, 2015

WhaleReport App Released Today Amidst Sightings of Killer Whales in Burrard Inlet

By |2015-06-22T22:33:53+00:00June 22nd, 2015|Categories: News, Research & Development, SMRUC North America|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Today the Vancouver Aquarium released its new app ‘WhaleReport’ to help citizens log marine mammal and sea turtle sightings as part of the B.C. Cetacean’s Sighting Network (BCCSN). The new app has a species identification guide and uses GPS locations to allow boaters to log marine mammal sightings on the go, even while offline! […]

14 04, 2015

10 Tips for Marine Wildlife Viewing

By |2015-04-14T23:04:41+00:00April 14th, 2015|Categories: SMRUC Europe, SMRUC North America, Training, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Did you know that when marine mammals are approached by a vessel, their behaviour can be altered or interrupted, affecting vital activities such as foraging, communication, and mating? There is concern that the cumulative impacts of these types of exposures will cause habituation to human activities and/or threaten the survival of individual animals. […]