Humpback whale research in Central America

Cascadia has been conducting on-going studies of humpback whales off Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and other areas of Central America as a wintering area for both Northern and Southern Hemisphere populations using photographic identification and acoustical monitoring. The work off Costa Rica has been conducted in collaboration with Oceanic Society and using Elderhostel (now Road's Scholar) volunteers.

 

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Click here to see accomplishments of the research to date and access some of the publications on our research.

Photographs from 2010 expedition