Activity: Piniped Entanglement in Marine Debris
Scientist: Kim Raum-Suryan, Pinniped Entanglement Group Coordinator, Co-Management, ESA Section 7
The purpose of the activity: To educate on the frequency of pinniped entanglement, and report any injured, entangled or dead marine mammals in the water or on the beach.
- Assist in the observation and reporting of injured and/or entangled marine animals.
- Help in reducing the number of entangled animals
- Provide education to guests and community members about marine debris and pinniped entanglement in Alaska