Join Pacific Whale Foundation Founder & Executive Director Greg Kaufman as he reveals exciting new scientific discoveries at a free talk and book signing on Saturday, February 6 at 6pm.
Beyond the Breach: Tales from a Whale Research Pioneer, will be held in the Haleakala Ballroom at the Westin Maui in Kaanapali.
Greg will also be signing copies of his latest book Hawaii's Humpback Whales: The Ultimate Guide -- available for sale at the event or bring your own copy!
Featuring over 100 full-color photos and illustrations, this book is a must-have for whale lovers and whalewatching enthusiasts of all ages.
You won't want to miss this engaging and informative session with one of the world's foremost authorities on humpback whales. The event is free and open to all and is part of the Maui Whale Festival’s Weekend with the Experts. For more information, please visit mauiwhalefestival.org or give us a call at (808) 249-8811 ext. 1.
About the Speaker & Author: Greg Kaufman is the author of numerous books, scientific papers, and popular publications on cetaceans. A pioneer in non-invasive humpback whale research, Greg founded Pacific Whale Foundation in 1980 and committed his new organization to educating the public, from a scientific perspective, about whales and their ocean habitat. Greg oversees the longest running humpback whale research program off Australia (started in 1984) and Ecuador.
Greg is a world leader in addressing whale protection issues, has pioneered responsible dolphin and whalewatching programs throughout the Pacific, and is widely acknowledged as an innovatorin marine ecotourism.