Fwd: [SCUTTLEBUTT:9426] NOAA Ocean Today (2 New Videos): Whale SENSE and Watch Out for Spouts
- These might be useful resources in the many islands of the Caribbean where whale watching is a growing tourist draw.From: Mike Shelby - NOAA Federal <mike.shelby@...>Subject: [SCUTTLEBUTT:9426] NOAA Ocean Today (2 New Videos): Whale SENSE and Watch Out for SpoutsDate: November 21, 2012 11:37:17 AM ESTTo: <scuttlebutt@...>NOAA Ocean Today continues to bring you videos that cover a wide variety of topics written in manner understandable to students and adults. Our first new video, 'Whale SENSE', discusses whale watching and ensuring the safety of the viewing public and these majestic creatures. The second, 'Watch out for Spouts', tells what you need to know to respect the space around whales and keep them safe in their home. Links to these videos and short twitter-ready blurbs follow:
Watch Out for Spouts
Do you know what to do if you encounter a whale when you are on the water? Watch this video and find out.
Learn about the Whale SENSE program and safety guidelines and recommendations for whale watching tour operators.
NOAA's National Ocean Service
Communications and Education Division
1305 East-West Highway, N/MB6
SSMC4, Suite 9623
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 713-3010 x203
Fax: (301) 713-4384
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