Friday, December 19, 2014

WORLD WHALE BUZZ is out! Edition of 19 December 2014

 
WORLD WHALE BUZZ
Marine mammal news from around the world.
Published by
Art MacKay
19 December 2014
Science Leisure Environment Business Technology Art & Entertainment #whales #dolphins
 
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Whale Watching in Hermanus - Flirting with the Globe
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Thursday, December 18, 2014

WORLD WHALE BUZZ is out! Edition of 18 December 2014

 
WORLD WHALE BUZZ
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Published by
Art MacKay
18 December 2014
Science Leisure Environment Technology Art & Entertainment Crime #whales #orcas
 
Today's headline
Whale Watching in Hermanus - Flirting with the Globe
thumbnail flirtingwiththeglobe­.com - After a fantastic time in wine country, our South African adventure continued via rental car to Hermanus.  Hermanus is best known for its whale watching and has been named by the World Wildlife Fed...
 
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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WORLD WHALE BUZZ is out! Edition of 17 December 2014

 
WORLD WHALE BUZZ
Marine mammal news from around the world.
Published by
Art MacKay
17 December 2014
Science Environment Leisure Business Art & Entertainment Sports #whales #dolphins
 
Today's headline
Whale Watching in Hermanus - Flirting with the Globe
thumbnail flirtingwiththeglobe­.com - After a fantastic time in wine country, our South African adventure continued via rental car to Hermanus.  Hermanus is best known for its whale watching and has been named by the World Wildlife Fed...
 
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

JOBS: Seasonal Asst. Stranding Coordinator - Los Angeles


California Wildlife Center in Malibu is searching for a Seasonal Assistant Stranding Coordinator.  The time frame for the position is mid-February to the end of August 2015.

Qualifications: At least two years' direct experience in marine mammal rescue, BA/BS or higher degree (preferably in a biological science), excellent public relations and human resources skills, commitment to professionalism in animal welfare.

Basic Function: To be responsive to the local community and visitors from around the world in performing all of the duties necessary to rescue stranded marine mammals anywhere along the 27-miles of the City of Malibu's coastline, and transport them to either California Wildlife Center's Marine Mammal Rehabilitation Facility, or other local marine mammal rehabilitation facilities.  Provide support to Marine Mammal Rehabilitation Team staff.  Must be able to provide proper animal assessment, tracking, dispatch, capture and handling, stabilization, and transport.  Provide public education about the natural history of marine mammals and the provisions of the Marine Mammal Protection Act.  Collect data on Malibu strandings including location, cause, and outcome.

Primary Duties: Answer and respond to all reports of marine mammals in a timely and courteous manner.  Assess stranded marine mammals as soon as possible.  Utilize a tracking system for animals placed on watch.  Coordinate and lead responder teams in the capture and handling of stranded marine mammals needing medical attention.  Coordinate transport of stranded marine mammals to rehabilitation facilities.  Provide volunteer training in marine mammal assessment and rescue.  Collect data on all live- and dead-stranded marine mammals.  Provide support to Marine Mammal Rehabilitation Team staff when not actively responding to reports of stranded marine mammals.

Compensation:  This is a seasonal position beginning in mid-February and ending in August 2015.  The position is part-time approximately 30 hours per week.  Rate of pay is commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants please respond with a cover letter and resume to:

Jeff Hall - Marine Program Manager

email (preferred): jeff@cawildlife.org

Address: PO Box 2022 Malibu, CA  90265 

For more information on California Wildlife Center please visit www.cawildlife.org.

 

--   JEFF Hall  Marine Program Manager  California Wildlife Center

WORLD WHALE BUZZ is out! Edition of 16 December 2014

 
WORLD WHALE BUZZ
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16 December 2014
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Scenes from Kauai
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