Thanks to @MBayWhaleWatch for sharing this amazing underwater photo by Tory Kallman. This Orca, seen with her pod just a couple of days ago in Monterey Bay, is holding a sea nettle (jelly) in her mouth.
Latest News About Vaccinations
News on several fronts about Covid-19 vaccinations were just announced:
The Monterey County Health Department presented new Covid-19 vaccination guidelines. (see details in graphic above) Despite that the 93940 zip code is NOT part of this 65+ age group expansion, it still means we are getting closer to getting there, and this is great news because we need the whole County vaccinated.
The federal government provided this FACT SHEET: President Biden Announces Increased Vaccine Supply, Initial Launch of the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program, and Expansion of FEMA Reimbursement to States
Those interested in joining the WebEx are encouraged to register online. You will be able to type questions for Dr. Blum during the registration process. The presentation will be recorded for those who cannot attend.
ECHO Fair Housing Live Webinar Training, 6:00 p.m., Feb. 17
ECHO is conducting webinars to inform the public, particularly tenants and property owners, about the County's Eviction Moratorium, the Tenant Protections Act of 2019, the Tenant Relief Act of 2020, and SB 91. The webinar provides information regarding the halt on evictions put in place by State protections.