Photo ID + Tagging how do we do it?

Updated: Oct 30, 2019

New technologies are connecting people together.

Nowadays many channels are available online to learn more about whales and conservation.

Here is a new documentary on a very nice youtube channel about Conservation named Conservation international.

The episode are 3 minutes long and show a bit what is a life of a marine researcher.

On the 4th episodes, you can see how researcher do Photo ID (identification), what are important for us (the fluke is like a fingerprint) about Humpbacks whales in Niue (same Humpbacks are the one in Tonga).


And here is an episode about Satellite Tagging


I invite you to have a look at the full series it is well made :-).


Source:

Conservation international Youtube Channel

Niue Whale Research



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Biologist and Marine Mammal Observer

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