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Sierra Talks: Whales! Whales! Whales!

  • Joyce Beers Center 3900 Vermont Street San Diego, CA, 92103 United States (map)

Presented by:San Diego Chapter

Leader:Ernest Lotecka - 760-533-2725 sdwalks@interactor.cc

Whales! Whales! Whales!  This coming winter is the season at Cabrillo National Monument for Gray Whales to migrate right off the shores of Point Loma. From their winter feeding grounds in the Bering Sea to the warm birthing grounds off the coast of Baja, Gray Whales boast the longest migration of any animal on earth. Come hear a few whale tales about these majestic creatures and their testament to the power of conservation.


The presenter will be Alex Warneke, MSc. Alex currently resides as a Science Communicator for the National Park Service, where she inspires thousands a year to love the watery world. Alex earned her Master’s degree in chemical ecology from San Diego State University and she is a strong proponent of unconventional science communication and extending the broader impacts of science to the general public.