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Title Conservation and management of marine mammals / edited by John R. Twiss, Jr. and Randall R. Reeves, technical editor, Suzanne Montgomery.

Publication Info. Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, [1999]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  OVERSIZE 333.9595 C755C    Check Shelf
Description xi, 471 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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.
Subject Marine mammals.
Endangered species.
Wildlife conservation.
Added Author Twiss, John R.
Reeves, Randall R.
Montgomery, Suzanne.
ISBN 1560987782 alkaline paper
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