Subject: Harbor seal diet

Al Romero (
Tue, 02 Feb 1999 08:30:15 -0600

At 06:10 PM 2/1/99 -0800, you wrote:
>I am part of a work group debating the potential causes of herring
>population decline in Northern Puget Sound.  Seals seem to be an easy
>scapegoat.  While searching the net, I found a reference to an article in
>the WhaleNet Information Archive, 1998 on harbour seal diet by Brown, E.G.
>and G.J. Pierce.  The link did not work and my search of Whalenet did not
>produce anything.  Please help me locate the article or authors.

The article you refer to is:

Brown, E. G. & G. J. Pierce. 1998. Monthly variation in the diet of harbour
seals ion inshore waters along the southeast Shetland (UK) coastline.
Marine Ecology Progress Series 167:275-289.


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