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What do Belugas Teach Us about the St. Lawrence and about Ourselves? (6/8)

Beluga stories: this is the sixth episode of the transcript of the training lecture given by Robert Michaud at the CIMM on June 22, 2015. In this text and audio episode: beluga fis...
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With the Belugas: Week of September 21, 2015

It's the third and last week of the intensive biopsy program for St. Lawrence belugas. Our goal is to obtain 50 biopsies in each of the three years of the project. We begin the wee...
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With the Belugas: Week of September 14, 2015

In this second week of the intensive beluga biopsy program, we have spent 16 hours with these animals. Autumn can be felt in the air: daylight hours are shorter and it is biting co...
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With the Belugas: Week of August 24, 2015

This week, the team had 11 encounters in 22 hours with belugas. Two boats were on the water to continue the photo-identification. On board one of them were Robert Michaud and Valer...
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Pregnancy Tests for Belugas

This project is being led by researcher Véronique Lesage (Fisheries and Oceans Canada) in collaboration with the GREMM, Saint Mary’s University in Nova Scotia and Florida Atlant...
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Increasingly tuned in to whales, Whales Online presents its new colours in french and english

For its 15th anniversary, the reference site on whales of the St. Lawrence has been completely revamped. With a broader network of collaborators and new columnists, Whales Online p...
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With the Belugas: Week of July 20

We are in the 4th week of field work for the St. Lawrence beluga behavioural study. We have gone out on the water on two days during which we logged 9 hours of observations for 15 ...
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With the Belugas: Week of June 29, 2015

The field season for the St. Lawrence beluga behavioural study is under way. The first week consisted of three days for a total of 15 hours at sea and six hours observing belugas....
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We are looking for volunteer interns for the 2015 season to participate in the photo-identification program of the great whales of the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park. Where Tado...
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