Photo-identification of Beluga Whales in Upper Cook Inlet Alaska
Final Report of Field Activities and Belugas Re-sighted in 2009. Prepared for National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Chevron and
ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.
This report summarizes field effort during photo-identification surveys from the 2009 field season, and presents results from analyses of photos of whales encountered and identified in 2005-2009, including sighting rates, distribution, movement patterns, group associations, mortalities, and reproductive information.