Facebook: AlaskaBMP

Phone: 206.659.1886

Write Us:

If you’re interested in becoming a citizen science monitoring volunteer, please write us below. Please state your city / town of residence in your message and indicate which monitoring site(s) you would prefer to participate at (Anchorage, Bird Point, Twentymile, Kenai, and/or Kasilof).

Program Partner / Site Coordinator Contact Information

Beluga Whale Alliance (BWA)

Monitoring Sites: Ship Creek, Bird Point, Twentymile River

Name: Suzanne Steinert, BWA Founder and President


Phone: (907) 201-7329

Defenders of Wildlife

Monitoring Sites: Ship Creek

Name: Jennifer Christopherson, Defenders Outreach Coordinator


Phone:  (907) 276-9420  

Alaska Wildlife Alliance (AWA)

Monitoring Sites: Kenai and Kasilof Rivers

Name: Mandy Migura


Marine Mammal Strandings:

Please report stranded or entangled marine mammals to the NMFS Stranding Hotline (877) 925-7773

Suspicious Activities:

Please report marine mammal harassment or other suspicious activities to the NMFS Office of Law Enforcement Hotline (800) 853-1964