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ACR to host lecture on killer whale location techniques

...University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate student Dan Olsen has compared 25 years of photo surveys and eight years of satellite telemetry data to determine the whales' home range and habitual movements. He'll compare the results of the two techniques...
Humpback entangled in gillnet near Stephens Passage

...Stranding Network team attached a satellite telemetry tag to the whale to track...southeast of Juneau. The satellite telemetry tag was attached Sunday and...whale is entangled. Four satellite telemetry tags are strategically placed...
Alaska, Russia work to improve walrus count

...Those methods include a special walrus tag attached with a crossbow, infrared scanning, a digital camera and satellite telemetry. The survey area covered more than 38,610 square miles. "It has to be done jointly otherwise it doesn't...
Alaska Digest

...tracking device and managed to remove a large percentage of gear after the animal surfaced for air, McLean said. The satellite telemetry tag was attached Sunday by a Alaska Marine Mammal Stranding Network team, led by mammal disentanglement expert...
Couple join calving herd to better grasp ANWR debate

...behind they would never catch up. Heuer said they got help in the spring from biologists monitoring the herd by satellite telemetry. Tara Wertz, a caribou biologist with the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, talked to Heuer and Allison by satellite...
Soaring overhead: Southeast Alaska's sandhill cranes

...a U.S. Geological Survey Web site. The Web address is Click on the "satellite telemetry" tab, then the "Alaska Cranes" tab to learn more. Click on the "migration maps" tab to see where the birds...


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