The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, along with our partners, will coordinate up to three volunteer training events for the winter of 2018-19. Training sessions are designed to give volunteers general knowledge about gray whale anatomy, behavior, migration patterns and to become familiar with research taking place along our coast.
2018-2019 Training Dates & Locations:
December 1, 2018 at the Hatfield Marine Science Center. Newport, Oregon.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Bruce Mate, Oregon State University
(Fewer than 35 seats remain!)
January 26, 2019 at the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology. Charleston, Oregon.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janet Hodder, University of Oregon
(Fewer than 15 seats remain!)
March 2, 2019 at the Clatsop Community College. Astoria, Oregon.
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Carrie Newell, Lane Community College
(Fewer than 20 seats remain!)
Registration is now OPEN for the 2018/ 2019 season. Click HERE to access the registration materials or you can insert this link into your browser.