Reactions of bowhead whales, Balaena mysticetus, to drilling and dredging noise in the Canadian Beaufort Sea
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Marine Environmental Research
Behavioural reactions of bowhead whales to seven 30–40 min underwater playbacks of recorded drillship and dredge noise were determined in 1982–1984. Some (but not all) bowheads...
Keywords: Beaufort Sea, Behaviour, Bowhead whale, Driling
Behavioral responses affect distribution analyses of bowhead whales in the vicinity of seismic operations
Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication
Marine Ecology Progress Series
Aerial surveys are sometimes used to assess the densities of wide-ranging whales, as well as changes in their distributions in response to human activity. Such surveys...
Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication
During summer 2012 Shell performed exploratory drilling at Sivulliq, a lease holding located in the autumn migration corridor of bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus), northwest of Camden...
Keywords: Airgun, Bowhead whale, Drilling, Song