Group 6 Copy 93
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Has increased tourism in Belize impacted the dolphin population? In the late 1990s, Self-Sullivan and her peers determined that mangrove cayes provided foraging and nursery habitat for dolphins and manatees in Belize. It was predicted that increasing cruise ship tourism would have negative effects on the dolphin population. With your help, we will test that hypothesis and determine changes in the population structure, habitat use, and behavior.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Understanding immune system paralysis in times of bacterial stress

    Sepsis is a life-threatening condition in which the body's immune response to infection injures its own tissues...

    Discovering Plant Destroyers in South Africa with Citizen Science

    Phytophthora, the Greek term for "plant destroyer", is a group of plant killing microbes that threaten forests...

    Biological Diversity on a Northeast Ohio College Campus

    "Biodiversity" describes how many and what kind of organisms live in a place. It is an important measure of...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 35 people