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13 02, 2017

It’s a Match!

By |February 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments

This is how we find out about movement patterns and behaviors of humpback whales!!! MCERC #35, "Division", was resighted a few days ago by the MCERC team in a competitive breeding group. This whale was photographed by the MCERC team off Puerto Rico in 2013 in another competitive breeding group. We are so excited to [...]

26 08, 2015

Marine Mammal Field Techniques – skills and fun in Puerto Rico October 4-10, 2015

By |August 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Participants in this program will spend 5 days in the field learning skills important to marine mammal research and two days snorkeling near shore reefs. Each day we will focus on a different skill and include a round table discussion in the evening. This program is meant to be low stress and enjoyable! A maximum [...]

28 07, 2015

Research Assistants 2016- now accepting applications

By |July 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Closed for the 2016 research season. Application will be accepted in August 2016 for the 2017 winter. It's that time again! Call for applications for Research Assistant positions for the Puerto Rico Humpback Whale Project with The Marine and Coastal Ecology Research Center Duration: December 29, 2014 - May 01, 2016 Four full time Research [...]

12 08, 2014

2015 Internships

By |August 12th, 2014|Recent News|0 Comments

4 Internship positions for the Humpback Whale Project Puerto Rico, USA December 29, 2014 - May 01, 2015 Four full time internships are available for the winter of 2015 to assist in the long term research project focusing on humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) wintering off Puerto Rico. General description: Research for this project includes seasonal occurrence [...]

12 09, 2013

Help MCERC this Winter!

By |September 12th, 2013|Recent News|0 Comments

Winter is coming and so are the humpback whales! If you are interested in helping us survey for whales around Puerto Rico, please contact me before January. We will have a team of students, interns and scientists counting whales and noting their behaviors. This season we anticipate more mother calf pairs than ever. They stay [...]