22 August 2023: MINTAG fin whale tagging in East Greenland

MINTAG news!
Last week, Steering Group members Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen, Rikke Guldborg Hansen and their team tagged fin whales with the fin whale tag in the Angmassilik fjord in East Greenland!
After not being able to tag them successfully during the first days, on the 17th of August four whales were tagged!
Read about their journey in East Greenland, and find out what the challenges were of the survey and what makes the MINTAG project so exciting on our website.
Listen to Rikke explain why the chose the Angmassilik fjord to tag the whales in the video.
Stay tuned for more videos and pictures this week of their trip!

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