Subject: Recent marine mammal publications (fwd)

Mike Williamson (
Thu, 28 May 1998 10:01:08 -0400 (EDT)

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Subject: recent marine mammal publications

Here are some recent marine mammal publications.  This is not intended to
be a comprehensive list and there are many other recent publications.
Publications that have recently been posted on marmam are not included.
Please do not contact marmam or marmam editors about reprints.  Thank you.

Alonso, Mariano Koen, et al.  1998.  Diet of dusky dolphins,
Lagenorhynchus obscurus, in waters off Patagonia, Argentina.  Fish. Bull.

Birnie, P. W.  1998.  BOOK REVIEW: The international politics of whaling,
by Peter J. Stoett. Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 1997. 228p.  Arctic

Bj rndal, Trond and Jon M. Conrad.  1998.  A report on the Norwegian minke
whale hunt.  Mar. Policy 22(2):161-174.

Boon, J. P., et al.  1997.  Concentration-dependent changes of PCB
patterns in fish-eating mammals: structural evidence for induction of
cytochrome P450.  Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 33(3):298-311.

Bree, P. J. H. Van.  1997.  On extralimital records of Arctic seals
(Mammalia, Pinnipedia) on the Westeuropean continental coast in the past
and at present - a summary.  Beaufortia 47(5):153-156.

Burns, J. M., et al.  1998.  The diet of Weddell seals in McMurdo Sound,
Antarctica as determined from scat collections and stable isotope
analysis.  Polar Biol 19(4):264-282.

Campbell, R. R.  1998.  Rare and endangered fishes and marine mammals of
Canada: COSEWIC Fish and Marine Mammal Subcommittee status reports: XII.
Can. Field-Nat. 112(1):94-97.

Clapham, Phil   1997.  Whales of the world.  Vogageur Press, Stillwater,
MN.    132p. 1997.

Collier, Fred M.  1998.  Pirates in tuxedos [killer whale fishery
interactions].  Newsweek 131(17):20.

Curren, Kristina and Jon Lien.  1998.  Observations of white whales,
Delphinapterus leucas, in waters off Newfoundland and Labrador and in the
Gulf of St. Lawrence, 1979-1991.  Can. Field-Nat. 112(1):28-31.

Davis, Lance E., Robert E. Gallman and Karin Gleiter.  1997.  In pursuit
of leviathan: technology, institutions, productivity, and profits in
American whaling, 1816-1906.  University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

de Iongh, H. H., B. Bierhuizen and B. van Orden.  1997.  Observations on
the behaviour of the dugong (Dugong dugon Mller, 1776) from waters of the
Lease Islands, eastern Indonesia.  Contrib. Zool. 67(1):71-77.

Durham, Ben.  1997.  Humpback heartache: counting dolphins along the Wild
Coast.  African Wildl. 51(6):19-20.

Dutton, Paul and Sheila Dutton.  1997.  Mermaids in distress: the dugongs
of Mozambique are in trouble.  African Wildl. 51(6):22-23.

Fernandez, Stephanie and Aleta A. Hohn.  1998.  Age, growth, and calving
season of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, off coastal Texas.
Fish. Bull. 96(2):357-365

Fiedler, Paul C., Jay Barlow and Tim Gerrodette.  1998.  Dolphin prey
abundance determined from acoustic backscatter data in eastern Pacific
surveys.  Fish. Bull. 96(2):237-247.

Gaunaurd, Guillermo C., et al.  1998.  Signal processing of the echo
signatures returned by submerged shells insonified by dolphin "clicks:"
active classification.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 103(3):1547-1557.

Gentry, Roger L.   1998.  Behavior and ecology of the northern fur seal.
Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.    392p.

Goodman, Simon J.  1998.  Patterns of extensive genetic differentiation
and variation among European harbor seals (Phoca vitulina vitulina)
revealed using microsatellite DNA polymorphisms.  Mol. Biol. Evol.

Hamilton, Philip K., Gregory S. Stone and Stephanie M. Martin.  1997.
Note on a deep humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae dive near Bermuda.
Bull. Mar. Sci. 61(2):491-494

Hansen, P.  1998.  Recent bioacoustic publications (1996 and earlier).
Part II. Non-primate mammals - general.  Bioacoustics 9(1):49-65.

Heide-J rgensen, M. P., P. R. Richard and A. Rosing-Asvid.  1998.  Dive
patterns of belugas (Delphinapterus leucas) in waters near eastern Devon
Island.  Arctic 51(1):17-26.

Jenkins, Leesteffy and Cara Romanzo.  1998.  Makah whaling: aboriginal
subsistence or a stepping stone to undermining the commercial whaling
moratorium?  Colorado J. Int. Environ. Law Policy 9(1):71-114.

Kasamatsu, Fujio and Yusuke Ishikawa.  1997.  Natural variation of
radionuclide 137Cs concentration in marine organisms with special
reference to the effect of food habits and trophic level.  Mar. Ecol.
Prog. Ser. 160:109-120

Kingsley, Michael C. S.  1998.  Walruses, Odobenus rosmarus, in the Gulf
and estuary of St. Lawrence, 1992-1996.  Can. Field-Nat. 112(1):90-93.

Lair, S., S. De Guise and D. Martineau.  1998.  Uterine adenocarcinoma
with abdominal carcinomatosis in a beluga whale.  J. Wildl. Dis.

Langtimm, C. A., et al.  1998.  Estimates of annual survival probabilities
for adult Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris).  Ecol.

Leroy, Claude C. and Franois Parthiot.  1998.  Depth-pressure
relationships in the oceans and seas.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am.

Lesage, Vronique and Michael C. S. Kingsley.  1998.  Updated status of the
St. Lawrence River population of the beluga, Delphinapterus leucas.  Can.
Field-Nat. 112(1):98-114.

Lowry, Lloyd F., et al.  1998.  Movements and behavior of satellite-tagged
spotted seals (Phoca largha) in the Bering and Chukchi Seas.  Polar Biol

Marzin, Catherine G.  1996.  Alternative management options for the
recovery of the California sea otter population: an interdisciplinary
approach.  M.M.A.  University of Washington.  142p.

Melin, Sharon R. and Robert L. DeLong.  1997.  Population studies of
northern fur seals at San Miguel Island, California, p. 77-84  In: E. H.
Sinclair, editor,  Fur seal investigations, 1996.  U.S. Department of
Commerce, Seattle, WA. 115p.

Merrick, Richard L.  1997.  Current and historical roles of apex predators
in the Bering Sea ecosystem.  J. Northwest Atl. Fish. Sci. 22:343-355.

Moore, Sue E. and Douglas P. DeMaster.  1997.  Cetacean habitats in the
Alaskan Arctic.  J. Northwest Atl. Fish. Sci. 22:55-69.

Pavan, Gianni and J. Fabrizio Borsani.  1997.  Bioacoustic research on
cetaceans in the Mediterranean Sea.  Mar. Freshwater Behav. Physiol.

Peterken, Claire J. and Carol A. Conacher.  1997.  Seed germination and
recolonization of Zostera capricorni after grazing by dugongs.  Aquat.
Botany 59(3,4):333-340.

Rice, Nan.  1997.  The magic of dolphins: anecdotes about them saving
humans go back more than 2000 years.  African Wildl. 51(4):31.

Richard, P. R., M. P. Heide-J rgensen and D. St. Aubin.  1998.  Fall
movements of belugas (Delphinapterus leucas) with satellite-linked
transmitters in Lancaster Sound, Jones Sound, and northern Baffin Bay.
Arctic 51(1):5-16.

Richard, P. R., et al.  1998.  Sightings of belugas and other marine
mammals in the North Water, late March 1993.  Arctic 51(1):1-4.

Ridgway, Sam H., et al.  1997.  Gray whale barnacles Cryptolepas
rhachianecti infest white whales, Delphinapterus leucas, housed in San
Diego Bay.  Bull. Mar. Sci. 61(2):377-385.

Robson, Bruce W., et al.  1997.  Northern fur seal entanglement studies:
St. Paul and St. George Islands, 1996, p. 29-56  In: E. H. Sinclair,
editor,  Fur seal investigations, 1996.  U.S. Department of Commerce,
Seattle, WA. 115p.

Science.  1998.  Collision at sea aids science. [blue whale ship collision
mortality]  Sci. 279(5359):2047.

Seplveda, Mara S., Hugo Ochoa-Acua and Stephen F. Sundlof.  1997.  Heavy
metal concentrations in Juan Fern ndez fur seals (Arctocephalus
philippii).  Mar. Pollut. Bull. 34(8):663-665.

Shelden, Kim E. W.  1998.  The bowhead whale: a case study for the
development of criteria for classification on the list of endangered and
threatened wildlife.  M.M.A., University of Washington.  137p.

Stamper, M. Andrew, Frances M. D. Gulland and Terry Spraker.  1998.
Leptospirosis in rehabilitated Pacific harbor seals from California.  J.
Wildl. Dis. 34(2):407-410.

Stevenson, Marc G.   1997.  Inuit, whalers, and cultural persistence:
structure in Cumberland Sound and Central Inuit social organization.
Oxford University Press, Toronto, New York.    400p. 1997.

Towell, Rodney G., et al.  1997.  Mass, length, and sex ratios of northern
fur seal pups on St. Paul and St. George Islands, 1996, p. 57-75  In: E.
H. Sinclair, editor,  Fur seal investigations, 1996.  U.S. Department of
Commerce, Seattle, WA. 115p.

Udevitz, Mark S. and Brenda E. Ballachey.  1998.  Estimating survival
rates with age-structure data [sea otter].  J. Wildl. Manage.

U.S. Department of Commerce and National Marine Fisheries Service   1998.
National Marine Fisheries Service - strategic plan for fisheries research.
U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC.    58p.

U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Department of the Interior   1997.
Draft release of stranded marine mammals to the wild: background,
preparation, and release criteria.  U.S. Department of Commerce,
[Washington, DC].  (NOAA Technical Memorandum NFMS-OPR-)  76p.

von Etzdorf, Barbara.  1997.  Dolphins make magic: animal parts used in
religion, medicine and witchcraft.  African Wildl. 51(1):15-17.
Photographs by Vic Peddemors.

Yablokov, A. V., et al.  1998.  Data on Soviet whaling in the Antarctic in
1947-1972 (population aspects).  Russ.J. Ecol. 29(1):38-42.

York, Anne E., et al.  1997.  Population assessment, Pribilof Islands,
Alaska, p. 9-28  In: E. H. Sinclair, editor,  Fur seal investigations,
1996.  U.S. Department of Commerce, Seattle, WA. 115p.

Zhen, Ye and Sam McClatchie.  1998.  On inferring speed of sound in
aquatic organisms.  J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 103(3):1667-1670.

Zhu, Qian.  1997.  First record of an eye disease in the bowhead whale
(Balaena mysticetus).  Chin. J. Oceanol. Limnol. 15(2):192-194.

Zimmer, Carl.  1998.  The equation of a whale. [whale evolution] Discover

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