Have you ever seen a beluga whale? Local residents and visitors from around the world had their first such experience at last year’s Belugas Count!
This all-day citizen science celebration aims to bring together members of the public to focus on
Beluga whales are one of Alaska’s iconic marine mammals. That’s why NOAA Fisheries and partners invite members of the public to participate in conserving the endangered population in Cook Inlet in a new event called “Belugas Count!” —being held Saturday,
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NOAA Fisheries released today its biennial population estimate for the endangered Cook Inlet beluga whale. Scientists determined that the population size is between