Photo-identification of Beluga Whales in Susitna River Delta, Upper Cook Inlet Alaska

March 01, 2013

Final Report of Field Activities in 2011 and 2012 and Belugas Re-sighted in 2011. Prepared for National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.

This report summarizes field effort and photo-identification surveys in the Susitna River Delta from the 2011 and 2012 field seasons, and presents results from the analyses of photos of whales encountered and identified in 2005-2011, including sighting rates, distribution, movement patterns, and group compositions.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 06/07/2018

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