The effect of close approached for tagging activities by small research vessels on the behavior of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae)
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Marine Mammal Science
Small research vessels are often used as platforms for tagging activities to collect behavioral data on cetaceans and they have the potential to disturb that group...
Keywords: Anthropogenic disturbance, Behavior, BRAHSS, Cetacean, Humpback whales, Vessel