Marine Mammal Monitoring and Deterrence Options

Name Location Equipment Contact Name Phone Number
NOAA Seattle, WA Expertise Lynn Barre 206-718-3807
WDFW Oil Spill Team Olympia, WA Expertise, vessels 360-534-8233
Cascadia Research Olympia, WA Vessel(s) John Calambokidis 360-943-7325
Oregon State University Newport, OR Vessel(s) Jim Rice 541-270-6830 or 541-867-0446
Islands Oil Spill Association San Juan Islands, WA Vessel(s) Tony Parkin 360-468-3441
East Jefferson Co. MMSN Port Townsend, WA Vessel(s) Chrissy McLean 360-385-5582
Olympic Coast NMS Port Angeles, WA Vessel(s) Kevin Grant 360-457-6622
Central Puget Sound Marine Mammal Stranding Network Whidbey Island, WA Vessel(s) Susan Berta (and/or Howard?) 360-331-3543
Makah Tribe Neah Bay, WA Vessel(s) Jonathon Scordino 360-640-0959
San Juan Co. Marine Mammal Stranding Network Friday Harbor, WA Vessel(s) Patrick Charapata 360-472-1852
Sea Doc Society Orcas Island, WA Vessel(s) Dr. Joe Gaydos 360-376-3910


Vessels of Opportunity PNW Region Vessel(s)
Pacific Whale Watch Association PNW Region Vessel(s) Erin Gless (305) 450-9882
Orca Network Puget Sound Expertise Susan Berta 360-331-3543


Orca Sound Puget Sound Expertise Scott Viers