Conference News

July 10, 2017

Eighth International Sirenian Symposium

We are pleased to announce the following Symposium to be held in conjunction with the 22nd Biennial Conference of the Marine Mammal Society on  Saturday, October 28, 2017 from  8:00 am – 5:00 pm.     The Eighth International Sirenian Symposium is an all-day meeting to foster communication between researchers, managers, and policy makers on all aspects of Sirenian Conservation. […]

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June 21, 2017

Coll Perske Memorial Fund for Marine Mammals Student Presentation Award(s): Call for Applications (Due July 12, 2017)

On April 28, 2014, we lost an amazing friend and colleague, Coll Gordon Perske. To honor Coll’s life and unwavering dedication to marine mammals, the National Marine Mammal Foundation established the Coll Perske Memorial Fund for Marine Mammals.  The mission of the fund is to improve the lives of marine mammals, with a focus on California […]

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May 6, 2017

Members’ Vote on 2019 SMM Conference Venue and Bylaws Change

Dear SMM member, The Board is requesting your valued input on two important items. The first item is exciting news about our 2019 conference. This meeting, which will be the 2nd World Marine Mammal Science Conference, will be co-hosted by the European Cetacean Society. We are fortunate to have two strong proposals for the four-day long […]

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February 27, 2017

SMM 2017 Biennial Conference Abstracts Deadline Approaching

Greetings, Are you interested in submitting an abstract or workshop proposal for the upcoming Society for Marine Mammalogy’s 22nd Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, to be held in Halifax, October 2017? Well, the submission deadline for abstracts and workshop proposals is approaching rapidly! Be sure to submit your proposal(s) online by 12PM […]

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December 5, 2016

2017: A Marine Mammal Odyssey, Eh!

We are pleased to announce on December 5th, 2016 the opening of registration, abstract submission, and workshop proposals for the 22nd Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. The 22nd Biennial will be hosted in Halifax, Nova Scotia on October 22nd-27th 2017, with workshops to be held October 28th-29th. Halifax is one of Canada’s […]

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