Louisiana Marine Mammal Abundance, Distribution, and Density
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (NRDA)
Natural Resource Damage Assessment NRDA
Monitoring and Observations
This project will conduct vessel-based photo-identification surveys for abundance, distribution, density, and survival of marine mammals in Louisiana. This effort will support the understanding of baseline population conditions that will be used to evaluate the effects of implementing DWH Natural Resource Damage Assessment and other restoration projects.