TITLE

14,000 phantom whales

AUTHOR(S)
Finley, James K.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Canadian Geographic;Apr2009, Vol. 129 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study related to the count of Isabella bowhead whales, conducted by the author in Isabella Bay. He states that the count of the Isabella bowheads, combined with numbers obtained by his colleagues in Baffin Bay, North Atlantic Ocean and the Northwest Passage, offers a best estimate of the total bowhead population in the low hundreds. He concludes in his review that protecting endangered species requires an increased recognition.
ACCESSION #
37825647

 

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