Here you will find information intended for members of the maritime industry who navigate through whale habitat.
Whale ID Training and data gathering protocol
Consulting the protocol and completing the training will enable you to identify the various species of whales that you might encounter and facilitate the collection of observation data.
Download A Mariner’s Guide to Whales in the Northwest Atlantic, which was created to raise awareness about disturbances generated by shipping, distribution of species in sectors with heavy maritime traffic, species at risk and much more.
Regulatory and Voluntary Measures
Learn about the regulatory and voluntary whale protection measures in force in Canadian waters, including the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park.