Subject: Humpback Whale Internship in Hawaii Description: FIELD RESEARCH ON THE HAWAIIAN HUMPBACK WHALE - JAN 4, 2021 - JAN 21, 2021 Two-thirds of the North Pacific population of humpback whales come to Maui each winter to mate and give birth. Help us with our pioneering vessel impact research in this critical whale habitat for approximately three weeks in January 2021. During this internship: Learn humpback whale field research techniques Participate in discussions on the geopolitics of protection Learn what you can do to help protect the oceans and its inhabitants Hear talks by various speakers, enjoy a special private whale watch, and learn about and experience the ancient Hawaiian lifestyle. If you participate, you may receive college credit for this experience when taken as an Independent Study Course or Internship Course. Please inquire for details. Activities include lectures, readings, videos, discussions and, of course, data collection on the shore. Shore-based data collection involves tracking whales and boats with a theodolite and recording whale behaviors. Arrive January 4, 2021 depart January 21, 2021. $2950 for this session. Includes accommodations. NOTE: Airfare and food not included. Accommodations are: four to six people in 2 bedroom condominiums. Contact Person: Ocean Mammal Institute Coordinator Contact Email: [log in to unmask] Website URL: http://www.oceanmammalinst.com/internship.html You received this email because you are subscribed to the Daily eNews for CMNS Students (CMNS-UNDERGRAD-NEWS) mailing list. If you would like to unsubscribe from this list, simply send an email to [log in to unmask] with the message signoff CMNS-UNDERGRAD-NEWS in the body.