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2021 Sitka WhaleFest Symposium - Registration deadline 1 November
From Thursday 04 November 2021
To Sunday 07 November 2021
Location Online

The Sitka Sound Science Center invites registration for the 2021 Sitka WhaleFest Symposium with the theme of Predators & Prey- A delicate dance. This virtual event will include scientists sharing and presentations and will take place 4-7 November 2021.

Sitka WhaleFest celebrates marine life through science education, community and storytelling. This festival raises awareness, educates, and creates enthusiasm for the marine environment. The goal is to bring a deeper understanding of the marine environment to a diverse and inclusive audience in a way that all participants feel welcome and engaged.

Symposium theme description:

The relationship between predators and prey is a delicate dance that is constantly taking place across our world’s oceans. From giant whales to microscopic species this dance results in a balance, with both partners in sync, to the benefit of themselves, their species, and their ecosystems. Explore how predators and prey adapt while relying on one another to maintain ecosystem harmony and balance.

To register, go to:
WhaleFest Registration

Registration deadline: 1 November 2021

Thursday 04 November 2021

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