BMMRO holds a Marine Mammal Stranding Workshop in Nassau at Atlantis’ Dolphin Cay

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As part of the Bahamas Marine Mammal Research Organisation’s (BMMRO) mandate to manage and maintain the Bahamas Marine Mammal Stranding Network, BMMRO held a very successful one day workshop for the Department of Marine Resource’s Officers. The workshop trained Officers to respond to a marine mammal stranding.


The Department of Agriculture and the Ministry of the Environment as well as other non-profit organisations from Nassau were also in attendance.


After several informative presentations describing the Stranding Network, marine mammals in the Bahamas and what to do when you find a live or dead animal, the workshop moved outside for some practical sessions.


All in attendance have now joined the Bahamas Marine Mammal Stranding Network.