Whale researchers roam Southeast waters in 1950's-era craft

For 17 years researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have boarded the John N. Cobb in Juneau and set out in search of whales. KTOO’s John Ryan has this profile of a whale researcher who spends a month or two each year on board the 57-year-old wooden boat, roaming the waters of Southeast Alaska.

John Ryan, KTOO – Juneau