Monthly Archives: July 2013

Marianas Cetacean Surveys 2013: Updates on Our Satellite Tagged False Killer Whales (July 12 – 27)

by Marie Hill, Allan Ligon, Adam Ü, and Mark Deakos At the beginning of July we deployed four satellite tags on false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) during our surveys around Rota (https://pifscblog.wordpress.com/2013/07/15/marianas-cetacean-surveys-2013-rota-summary-july-4-10/).  The first satellite tag (128903), deployed on 6 July, … Continue reading

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Marianas Cetacean Surveys 2013: Updates on Our Satellite Tagged Short-finned Pilot Whales (July 12 – 26)

by Marie Hill, Allan Ligon, Adam Ü, and Mark Deakos Our last update on the satellite tagged short-finned pilot whales (Globicephala macrorhynchus) described them spending much time around Guam (check out our previous blog https://pifscblog.wordpress.com/2013/07/15/marianas-cetacean-surveys-2013-rota-summary-july-4-10/).  On July 11, two (128884 and … Continue reading

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Into the NWHI: Stories of the 2013 Hawaiian Monk Seal Field Camps

Get a glimpse into field life in the NWHI through the eyes of conservation scientists who will be living on the islands to conduct monk seal research and recovery efforts until September. 17 Days of Lisi July 19, 2013 by … Continue reading

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Into the NWHI: Stories of the 2013 Hawaiian Monk Seal Field Camps

Get a glimpse into field life in the NWHI through the eyes of conservation scientists who will be living on the islands to conduct monk seal research and recovery efforts until September. July 15, 2013 by Jessie Lopez- JIMAR Field Logistics … Continue reading

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Into the NWHI: Stories of the 2013 Hawaiian Monk Seal Field Camps

Get a glimpse into field life in the NWHI through the eyes of conservation scientists who will be living on the islands to conduct monk seal research and recovery efforts until September. July 7, 2013 Studying Sea Turtles Further Up … Continue reading

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Marianas Cetacean Surveys 2013: Rota Summary (July 4 – 10)

by Marie Hill, Allan Ligon, Adam Ü, and Mark Deakos This is our third year conducting surveys off of Rota, and we completed six days of surveys aboard two vessels (three surveys aboard each).  One was a 12.2m Ocean Alexander Sport-fisher … Continue reading

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