Belugas Out of Balance

Teachers: Erica Street, North Bend High School
Carisa Ketchen, Toledo Jr/Sr High School

Scientist: Kaimyn O'Neill, Oregon State University

Belugas out of Balance

Lesson Plan: Belugas out of Balance

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Anchoring Phenomenon

Belugas out of Balance

Driving Question

Are there enough individuals of reproductive age in the Cook Inlet beluga whale population to promote recovery without human intervention?

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Created By

Team Cetacean ORSEA 2020-21



View the Capstone Poster presented about this project (August 26, 2021)

The 2020-21 ORSEA materials are based upon work supported by Oregon Sea Grant and the Oregon Coast STEM Hub, as well as the National Science Foundation Regional Class Research Vessels under Cooperative Agreement No. 1333564 Award: OCE-1748726. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.