ORCA Marine Mammal Surveyor Course

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  • When : 13/10/2018
  • Starting time : 9:30 AM
  • Finish time : 4:30 PM
  • Location : SAMS, Oban
  • Event Price : N/A
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Train to become a Marine Mammal Surveyor with ORCA!

All you need is a passion for whales and dolphins, a reasonable level of fitness and to take an ORCA Marine Mammal Surveyor course, which will teach you everything you need to know to become a citizen scientist.

During our one day Marine Mammal Surveyor training courses you will:

– Learn how to identify and record whales, dolphins and porpoises during offshore surveys and how to interpret their behaviour

– Find out about the species you may encounter in European waters

– Understand ORCA’s distance sampling survey protocol preparing you for travel at sea

Courses cost £79 per person and are open to over 16’s. To book your place visit www.orcaweb.org.uk/get-involved/train-to-be-a-marine-mammal-surveyor

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Scottish Marine Institute
PA37 1QA

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