Title Report of the Workshop on Cetaceans and climate change
Author Gales, N. (chairman)
Source The Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, Vol.11(Suppl. 2), p.451-480. Publisher: International Whaling Commission, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISSN: 1561- 0713
Publication Date 2010
Notes In English GeoRef Acc. No: 309912
Index Terms Antarctica; Arctic Ocean; Arctic region; Southern Ocean; Cetacea; Chordata; climate change; Eutheria; habitat; ice; Mammalia; population dynamics; report; sea ice; symposia; Tetrapoda; Theria; Vertebrata
Abstract Discusses various aspects of cetacean populations' responses to direct and indirect effects of climate change. Includes effect on Southern Ocean baleen whales of changes in sea ice environment and availability and distribution of krill; availability of long- term cetacean data sets for Arctic and Antarctic waters; and effect of climate change on population trajectories, habitat use and distribution for large whales in Southern Ocean.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 91528