Pre-Deployment Visual Monitoring for Beluga Whales in and Near the Cook Inlet Tidal Energy Project Proposed Deployment Area July 2010

August 03, 2010

Progress report of a study by LGL Alaska Research Associates, Inc., sponsored by Ocean Renewable Power Alaska (ORPC) to monitor beluga whale presence, relative abundance, and behavior off of the north side of Fire Island, Upper Cook Inlet, Alaska.

Information presented in this report provides baseline data on beluga whale presence, relative abundance, and surface behavior in and near the Cook Inlet Tidal Energy Project Proposed Deployment Area. This report covers beluga whale observation activities during July 2010.

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

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