Professional Development Workshop on Ocean Sounds

TEACHERS’ PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP,  Monday, December 13, 2010, 9:30-2:30, at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Exhibit Center. RESEARCH ON OCEAN SOUNDS: MARINE MAMMALS AND SQUID
Laela Sayigh, research specialist, Biology Department: “Communication in whales and dolphins
T. Aran Mooney, postdoctoral scholar, Biology Department: “How squids sense sound: can they hear the predators coming?”

Hear about
– current research on marine mammal communication

– new discoveries about squids and sound underwater

– Lab tour: technology and dissection reveal squids’ abilities
Registration: $30, breakfast and lunch included. Registration deadline: Dec. 8, 2009
Directions here, more information here
Checks payable to WHOI. Sorry, no purchase orders.
Mail to: Kathy Patterson, WHOI, MS # 16, Woods Hole, MA 02543.

Contact: Kathy Patterson,, 508-289-2700, or Kate Madin,, 508-289-3639

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