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Main Title Conservation and management of marine mammals
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Twiss, John R.
Reeves, Randall R.
Montgomery, Suzanne.
Publisher Smithsonian Institution Press,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 39627649
ISBN 1560987782
Subjects Marine mammals ; Endangered species ; Wildlife conservation ; Marine mammals ; Endangered species ; Wildlife conservation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAM  QL713.2.C65 1999 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 01/28/2000
Collation xi, 471 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction / John R. Twiss Jr. and Randall R. Reeves -- The evolution of North American attitudes toward marine mammals / David M. Lavigne, Victor B. Scheffer, and Stephen R. Kellert -- The laws governing marine mammal conservation in the United States / Donald C. Baur, Michael J. Bean, and Michael L. Gosliner -- Ecosystems : patterns, processes, and paradigms / Marc Mangel and Robert J. Hofman -- Marine mammal interactions with fisheries / Simon P. Northridge and Robert J. Hofman -- The tuna-dolphin controversy / Michael L. Gosliner -- Seals, sea lions, and salmon in the Pacific Northwest / Mark A. Fraker and Bruce R. Mate -- The International Whaling Commission and the contemporary whaling debate / Ray Gambell -- The Antarctic Treaty System / Lee A. Kimball -- The Hawaiian monk seal : biology of an endangered species / Timothy J. Ragen and David M. Lavigne -- The Hawaiian monk seal : management of an endangered species / David M. Lavigne -- Efforts to conserve the manatees / John E. Reynolds III -- Selected examples of small cetaceans at risk / William F. Perrin -- Efforts to conserve the North Atlantic right whale / Steven K. Katona and Scott D. Kraus -- Endangered species : the common denominator / Daryl P. Domning -- Marine debris pollution / David W. Laist, James M. Coe, and Kathryn J. O'Hara -- Marine mammal die-offs : causes, investigations, and issues / Joseph R. Geraci, John Harwood, and Valerie J. Lounsbury -- Marine mammal stranding networks / Dean Wilkinson and Graham A.J. Worthy -- Marine mammals in captivity / Randall R. Reeves and James G. Mead -- Marine mammal conservation : guiding principles and their implementation / Gary K. Meffe, William F. Perrin, and Paul K. Dayton.