Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station
|Record #: HDC0838||Last Modified: 17 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 17 Jul 2019|
|Primary Contact||Laurie Murison, Executive Director; Phone: 506-662-3804; Email: email@example.com|
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station is a non-profit research facility located on the East Coast of Canada on Grand Manan Island in the Bay of Fundy.
Since 1981, the research station has conducted research on porpoises, right whales, seals, sharks and seabirds in the Grand Manan Archipelago.
Research: Dedicated to scientific investigation of marine life in the Bay of Fundy with emphasis on threatened and endangered marine mammals such as the Harbour Porpoise and Right Whale.
Education: through interpretative displays in the Gaskin Museum of Marine Life, scientific and popular reports, lectures, slide presentations, and web site.
To Promote Conservation of the marine ecosystem in the Bay of Fundy.
Adopt Right Whale program: www.adoptrightwhales.ca
|Hours||Jul and Aug: 9 am-5 pm (subject to change)
Jun, Sep and 1st week of Oct: 10 am-4 pm (subject to change)
|Dates Program is Offered||Early June to beginning of October|
|Areas Served||New Brunswick|
|Application||To apply for Summer internship, please visit the website. Applications accepted until late March.|
|Languages||English - Museum displays are bi-lingual|
|Fees||Donation - to visit museum|
|Site Location||Located across from the ferry ticket office on main highway in North Head|
|Located In Community||Grand Manan|
|Address & Map||
24 Route 776
Grand Manan, NB E5G 1A1
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|Accessibility||Not Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Print Material||Publications by Scientific Staff and Collaborators of the Whale and Seabird Research New Brunswick;
Annual Newsletter-"Whale and Seabird News";
Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station Bulletins;
Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station Natural History notes.
|Service Categories||Nature Centres/Walks|