The Cammen Lab, past and present, had a great showing, in person and virtual, at the 24th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. Cammen Lab activities at the conference included:
Dr. Kristina Cammen co-organized the 2nd Workshop on Marine Mammal eDNA
Lauri Leach presented a speed talk, Examining the impacts of pinnipeds on Atlantic salmon: The effects of river restoration on predator-prey interactions.
Christina McCosker presented a poster, Molecular mechanisms underlying response to influenza in gray seals, a potential wild reservoir.
Emma Newcomb presented a poster, Breaking down “harassment” to characterize trends in human interaction cases in Maine’s pinnipeds
Julia Sunnarborg presented a poster, Optimization of environmental DNA for gray seal detection and population genetics.