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Online Program

Online Lecture: Dolphins & Killer Whales, Superb Adaptations for Life at Sea

Program No. 24411RJ
Join us on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT) for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about marvelous marine mammals of the Monterey Bay.
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At a Glance

Marine Biologist Dorris Welch will delve into the natural history, adaptations, struggles and successes of these marvelous marine mammals. Hear first-hand accounts of dolphin studies both in the lab and out at sea as Ms. Welch describes her work in the marine lab setting and 10 years of observing wild dolphins on the Monterey Bay, including the largest dolphin, the Killer Whale. Captain Dorris’ images, drone video and hydrophone recordings provide unique perspective to the study of these remarkable mammals found worldwide.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll and a reminder email one week, one day, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask questions to the instructor live using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted in the lecture description, all those who enroll in this program can attend the live event and will also receive a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within two weeks following the live event.

Important registration tip:
If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.