2015 Annual Marine Mammal Commission Meeting
Where: Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, SC
When: May 5-7, 2015
We are hosting our next annual meeting May 5-7, 2015 in Charleston, SC at the Francis Marion Hotel. With the exception of the Executive Session (Tuesday morning May 5th, 8 am to noon), the Commission's Annual Meeting is open to the public. At our annual meeting we engage other federal agencies, stakeholders, and interested members of the public on the science, policy, and management issues related to the Commission's mission to conserve marine mammals and their ecosystems. Click here for a copy of the agenda.
2014 Annual Report
Mar 2015: The 2014 Annual Report highlights a few of our top accomplishments for 2014 and goals for 2015-2016. Click here to view the report.
Action on Vaquita
C. Faesi/Proyecto Vaquita via AP (credit)
Feb 2015: On 27 February 2015 Mexico announced new measures to protect the critically endangered vaquita porpoise in the upper Gulf of California, Mexico. Read more
Arabian Sea humpback whales
January 2015: Marine Mammal Commission sponsored Workshop sets research priorities for endangered Arabian sea humpback whales”. Read More
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