NOAA Fisheries will host a video teleconference with Marine Mammal Stranding Network, state, and federal partners to share information and answer questions about recent seal deaths in Maine resulting from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1.
Although this video teleconference is intended for the media, our Marine Mammal Stranding Network partners, local, state, and federal officials are also welcome to join. However, we will reserve questions for the media only.
For more information, please read the web story and the associated Maine Seal Stranding Event Frequently Asked Questions.
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Wednesday, July 6, 2022, at 1 p.m. ET (USA)
- Ainsley Smith, Regional Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator, NOAA Fisheries, Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office
- Lynda Doughty, Executive Director, Marine Mammals of Maine
- Julianna Lenoch, USDA, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Disease Program Coordinator
- Bryan Richards, USGS National Wildlife health Center, Emerging Disease Coordinator
- Questions and Answers
Register for the webinar. You will be prompted to choose one of the following audio options when registering.
TO USE YOUR COMPUTER AUDIO:
When the webinar begins, you will be connected to audio using your computer's microphone and speakers. A headset is recommended.
TO USE YOUR TELEPHONE:
If you prefer to use your phone, you must select "Use Telephone" after joining the webinar and call in using the numbers below.
United States: +1 (631) 992-3221
Access Code: 799-990-496
Audio PIN: Shown after joining the webinar
Following the call, a recording of the webinar will be posted by noon, July 7, under the “More Information” box in the web story.
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