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  • Cascadia Research Collective – Scientific and educational organization. Conducts research in the management and protection of threatened marine mammals. Based in Olympia, Washington.


  • Marine Mammal Identification – A NOAA WEB site that gives details on all costal and deep water marine mammals. Good resource for identification. Contains photos, detailed descriptions and endangered status.
  • Share the Shore – (NOAA) Watch marine mammals responsibly. Additional information on responsible wildlife viewing here. Also, a good guide here.