Since its inception in 1982, the dolphin research program in Shark Bay has been funded and supported by numerous organisations, gratefully acknowledged here:


Monkey Mia Resort
Shark Bay Salt Pty Ltd Perth


The National Geographic Society: Committee for Research & Exploration
Swiss National Science Foundation
Australian Research Council
National Science Foundation
National Institute of Health
Seaworld Research & Rescue Foundation Inc
Australian Marine Mammal Centre
Leakey Foundation
Branco Weiss Fellowship – Society in Science

The University of Michigan
The New York Explorer’s Club
The Australian-American Fulbright Commission
The Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation
Frances V.R. Seebee Charitable Trust
The Eppley Foundation for Research
A.H. Schultz Foundation
W.V. Scott Foundation
Messerli Foundation
Julius-Klaus Foundation


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