Ashley Blawas

Ph.D. Student & Comparative Physiologist






The Atlantic Behavioral Response Study - a project that several of my labmates and my advisor have contributed to - aims to understand the respones of beaked whales to mid-frequency active sonar.

The marine mammal labs host a DTAG station at the Duke Marine Lab Open House!

Check out MAPS, a collaboration that I have worked for as a Research Assistant for the past two years, which aims to understand the behavior of cryptic whales off the coast of North Carolina and help BOEM plan energy development proejcts that minimize potential impacts.

See this Bass Connections feature to learn about how their projects allow students to discover new disciplines.

Our team of collaborators from Duke and University of Michigan developing conservation tools at Dolphin Quest Oahu.