Subject: Marine mammalogist areas of specialization

Nancy Sadusky (
Mon, 8 Jun 1998 22:33:05 +0000

Hi,  your question was:

   Hello, I am doing a report for school on the career of a marine
mammalogist.  I would like to know some areas of specialization of
this career, the career outlook ( future of this occupation), minimum
education/training, typical working conditions, personal characteristc
requirements, and approximate salary.   Thankyou.

My answer is:

There is an excellent web site put together by the Society for 
Marine Mammalogy located at the following Internet address: The have a document there 
titled, " Strategies For Pursuing A Career In Marine Mammal 
Science."  It's a really good, comprehensive 
source of career info put together by professionals who are working in
the field, and I believe it should have the answers to many of your 

If you don't have access to the Internet, you can email your regular 
mailing address, and I'd be happy to send the same information to 
you.  Just be sure to remind me what you need as I get lots of email 
messages every day.

Nancy Sadusky

         Nancy Sadusky 
     Communications Director
      Save the Manatee Club
       500 N. Maitland Ave.
       Maitland, FL  32751
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