Upcoming Events

ACS – SF Bay Chapter is taking Application Proposals for its 2017 Research Grants and SMM Student Travel Grants - The American Cetacean Society – San Francisco Bay Chapter is taking Application Proposals for its 2017 Research Grants Dear colleagues, The American Cetacean Society-San Francisco Bay Chapter ( ACS-SF Bay ) would like to encourage students to apply for our upcoming 2017 Student Research Grants. ACS SF Bay chapter funds are intended to strengthen conservation efforts through applied field-based research […]
Kathi Koontz George, Oceanic Society: Whale Watching & Citizen Science -   Thursday,  July 25, 2017 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Bay Model Visitor Center $5 Donation Requested for Student Research Grants California has incredible biodiversity including nature’s largest and magnificent animals—whales. Learn how Oceanic Society (and YOU through citizen science) contribute to whale research (population monitoring), whale conservation and rescue (through entanglement responses), and whale […]
Mary T. Crowley, Project Kaisei & Ocean Voyage Institute - Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA $5 Donations Requested for Research Grants Project Kaisei is the ocean clean-up initiative of Ocean Voyage Institute , a non-profit organization based in San Francisco. It was established to focus on major ocean clean-up and to raise awareness regarding the global […]
2017 Annual Farallon Islands Whale Watching Trip - Join us for our Annual Farallon Islands Whale Watching Trip!   Hurry to sign up because we always sell out! Saturday August 26th! Oceanic Society is being gracious in giving our SF Bay ACS members a DISCOUNT!   We will be given 20 spaces at great discount on the boat due to this being High Season so […]
Claire Simeone: Understanding the Role of Sinus Parasites in Cetaceans Stranded Along the California Coast - Claire Simeone SF Bay Area ACS Grantee: “Understanding the Role of Sinus Parasites in Cetaceans Stranded Along the California Coast” Tuesday, August 22, 2017 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA Cetaceans strand for a variety of reasons, including infectious disease, trauma, intoxication and parasitism. Small cetaceans commonly have parasites that inhabit […]
Kip Evans: Mission Blue Sylvia Earle Alliance - Kip Evans: Mission Blue Sylvia Earle Alliance Tuesday, September 26, 2017 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA Mission Blue is an initiative of the Sylvia Earle Alliance (SEA) to ignite public support for the protection of Hope Spots—special places that are vital to the health of the ocean, the blue heart […]
Maren Anderson: View Into Vocalizations - Maren Anderson: 2017 Research Grantee “View Into Vocalizations” Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA Wintering humpback whales can be found in the coastal waters off of the Hawaiian Island Chain where they remain from January through April for their breeding season. This population expends a great deal […]