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Voluntary Vessel Speed Reduction Zone In Effect NOAA recommends that vessels > 300 gross registered tons transiting the zone do so at speeds of 10 knots or less

Whale Safe Webinar October 2nd

Join us to take a deep dive into Whale Safe, the first near real-time whale detection system that uses AI-powered ocean sensors, big data models, and citizen science data to help prevent lethal collisions between endangered whales and large ships in Southern California.

The webinar will include short presentations from the science team, a demonstration of how the tool works, and time for Q&A. Featured speakers include:

  • Morgan Visalli, Project Scientist, Benioff Ocean Initiative, University of California Santa Barbara
  • Dr. Briana Abrahms, Assistant Professor, University of Washington
  • Dr. Ana Širović, Associate Professor, Texas A&M University at Galveston
  • Dr. Mark Baumgartner, Senior Scientist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Whale Safe Webinar
Friday October 2, 2020 at 11am PT
Register here

Please bring your questions. We look forward to connecting with you.

NOAA Whale Advisory Zone Map