Marine Mammal Anatomy and Physiology

Course Description:anatomy

  • Dynamics of Swimming
  • Importance of Blubber
  • Skeletal Structure and Musculature System
  • Internal Anatomy
  • The Cetacean Brain
  • Senses
  • Echolocation
  • Digestive System
  • Reproductive System
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Thermoregulation
  • Respiratory System
  • Diving Physiology of Cetaceans

Registration:  To register for this course, please send your name, email, address, and telephone number to: or call us at (305) 451-4774.

Course Fee:  All MMC courses are free for existing and new volunteers, however a $5.00 donation is suggested to help us cover the cost of course materials.

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