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2024 Alaska Marine Mammal Field Work Flyer

The Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) of NOAA Fisheries, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), conducts research on marine mammals off the coasts of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California.
March 15, 2024 -

Public Benefits of Recovering Endangered Beluga Whale Outweigh Costs

A new economic study, based on a public survey, provides insights on the potential value to society of endangered species protection.
June 28, 2023 - Feature Story ,
Beluga with calf in water with green hills in background Cook Inlet beluga whales. Credit: Chris Garner, Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson

Belugas Count!

Every September, Alaska residents and visitors gather along the shores of Cook Inlet, joining numerous marine mammal experts to look for the endangered Cook Inlet beluga whale.

2023 Alaska Marine Mammal Field Work Flyer

The Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) of NOAA Fisheries, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), conducts research on marine mammals off the coasts of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California.
January 24, 2023 -

Photo-Identification of Beluga Whales in Upper Cook Inlet Alaska Annual Reports

Reports on Photo-Identification of Beluga Whales in Upper Cook Inlet, Alaska, Prepared for Chevron, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc., 2007 - 2010.
October 04, 2022 - Publication Database ,

5-Year Review for Cook Inlet Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) Distinct Population Segment (DPS)

We have now completed the 5-year review and conclude that no change to the listing status is warranted at this time. NOAA Fisheries announces its intent to conduct a 5-year review of the endangered Cook Inlet beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas)…
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06/21/2024

2022 Status Review: Cook Inlet Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) Distinct Population Segment (DPS) 5-Year Review: Summary and Evaluation

Endangered Species Act 5-year Review for the Cook Inlet beluga whale completed in September 2022. The previous 5-year review was completed in April 2017.
September 22, 2022 - ESA 5-Year Review ,

Biological Opinion on Hilcorp Cook Inlet Tugs Towing a Jack-up Rig

Opinion on the effects of tugs towing a jack-up rig on the endangered fin whale, threatened Mexican DPS humpback whale, endangered Western North Pacific DPS humpback whale, endangered Western DPS Steller sea lion and endangered Cook Inlet Beluga Whale.
September 13, 2022 - Biological Opinion ,

2022 Belugas Count!: NOAA Fisheries and Partners Invite Public to Help Count Cook Inlet Beluga Whales

After a 2-year pause, NOAA Fisheries and our partners are excited to announce the return of the Annual Belugas Count! event — Saturday, September 17, in the greater Anchorage area.
September 06, 2022 - Feature Story ,
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Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Research Publications

Research on Cook Inlet beluga whales from 1999 - 2014, including distributional information, tissue sample analysis, a status review and extinction estimate, and literature reviews.
June 23, 2022 - Publication Database ,