Bockstoce, John R. and Botkin, Daniel B. and Philp, Alex and Collins, Brian W. and George, John C. (2005) The Geographic Distribution of Bowhead Whales, Balaena mysticetus, in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas: Evidence from Whaleship Records, 1849–1914. Marine Fisheries Review, 67(3), pp. 1-43.
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We have extracted, digitized, and analyzed information about bowhead whales, Balaena mysticetus, contained in records of whaling cruises that were undertaken in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas from 1849 to 1914. Our database consists of 65,000 days of observations which provide insights into whether this bowhead stock may comprise more than one population.
|Title:||The Geographic Distribution of Bowhead Whales, Balaena mysticetus, in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas: Evidence from Whaleship Records, 1849–1914|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Marine Fisheries Review|
|Page Range:||pp. 1-43|
|Issuing Agency:||United States National Marine Fisheries Service|
|Depositing User:||Patti M. Marraro|
|Date Deposited:||14 Aug 2012 16:52|
|Last Modified:||14 Aug 2012 16:53|
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