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Media Advisory: Stranded Whale in Moriches bay

Contact:
Jennifer  Goebel (NOAA)
(978) 281-9175
(978) 290-0203 (Cell)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 22, 2016

NOAA Fisheries will hold a call this afternoon to update reporters on the juvenile humpback whale that is stranded in Moriches Bay. 

WHAT:

Teleconference concerning status and condition of stranded juvenile humpback whale.

Please note that this call is for working reporters only.

WHO:

Mendy Garron, Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator, NOAA Fisheries Greater Atlantic Region 

Sarah Wilkin, National Stranding and Emergency Response Coordinator, Veterinary Medical Officer, NOAA Fisheries Office of Protected Resourceshumpba

Deborah Fauquier, National Stranding and Emergency Response Coordinator, NOAA Fisheries Office of Protected Resources

Kim Durham,Rescue Program Director, Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 2pm

Call-In (U.S.): 888-606-8407

Passcode: Whale

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