We are a group of biologists with different scientific backgrounds and nationalities (Panama, Costa Rica, USA, Colombia, and Puerto Rico) dedicated to the study and conservation of the dolphins and whales of Panama.
Our mission To produce high quality scientific studies on the biology of marine mammals of Panama and develop capacity building, educational and outreach activities that ensure the optimal management and conservation of these animals.
Our goals We conduct cetacean monitoring studies in both the Caribbean and Pacific waters of Panama, with the purpose of collecting scientific data that can be use to establish conservation strategies to protect marine mammal habitats and their populations.
Our policy is to make our data available to the public through peer reviewed journals, government reports, media, meetings and symposia to ensure the public and the scientific community gets access to our results.
Through our collaborations and internship programs we provide opportunities to Panamanian and other Latin American students, scientists, non-government and government organizations.