U.S. Ambassador, Robert C. Barber, visited the Húsavík Whale Museum recently. Ambassador Barber met with museum staff and local students that participated in the Connecting Coastal Communities project in 2015/2016. In addition to that, he met with whale watching operators in Húsavík to learn about recent, current and future challenges and cheer the operators to keep up the good and professional work.

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Meeting with local college students

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Learning about the Connecting Coastal Communities and the travel to New Bedford and surroundings last spring.

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Meeting with whale watching operators