Marine Mammals of the World A Comprehensive Guide to Their Identification

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  • Author : Thomas A. Jefferson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 592 pages
  • ISBN : 0080557848
  • Rating : 5/5 from 3 reviews
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Marine Mammals of the World A Comprehensive Guide to Their Identification

Marine Mammals of the World  A Comprehensive Guide to Their Identification
  • Author : Thomas A. Jefferson,Marc A. Webber,Robert L. Pitman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 29 August 2011
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With coverage on all the marine mammals of the world, authors Jefferson, Webber, and Pitman have created a user-friendly guide to identify marine mammals alive in nature (at sea or on the beach), dead specimens “in hand , and also to identify marine mammals based on features of the skull. This handy guide provides marine biologists and interested lay people with detailed descriptions of diagnostic features, illustrations of external appearance, beautiful photographs, dichotomous keys, and more. Full color illustrations and vivid

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 July 2015
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  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release : 28 May 2003
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 26 February 2009
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  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release : 16 June 1993
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  • Publisher : Christopher Helm Publishers, Incorporated
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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  • Author : Andy Butterworth
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 June 2017
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Marine mammals attract human interest – sometimes this interest is benign or positive – whale watching, conservation programmes for whales, seals, otters, and efforts to clear beaches of marine debris are seen as proactive steps to support these animals. However, there are many forces operating to affect adversely the lives of whales, seals, manatees, otters and polar bears – and this book explores how the welfare of marine mammals has been affected and how they have adapted, moved, responded and sometimes suffered as