Alessandro Bocconcelli: The Blue Whales of Patagonia
The Katharine Cornell Theater
Contact: Vineyard Haven Library
Address: 54 Spring Street
Admission fee: Free
Sponsors: Vineyard Haven Public Library
Alessandro Bocconcelli, Research Specialist at WHOI, will speak about the Blue Whales of Patagonia, Chile, that were once thought extinct. In addition to blue whale studies, photographic and acoustic recordings of all marine species encountered were obtained. The film Patagonia Azul will be shown. This is going to be an evening jam-packed with oceanographic goodies.