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Western gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) aggregate off the northeastern coast of Sakhalin Island, Russia during summer-autumn to feed on benthic and near-benthic prey. During summer 2001,...
Keywords: Conservation, Disturbance, Feeding, Okhotsk Sea, Russia, Seismic survey, Western gray whale
East or west: the energetic cost of being a gray whale and the consequence of losing energy to disturbance
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Endangered Species Research
Western gray whales (WGW) Eschrichtius robustus are considered one of the world’s most endangered baleen whale populations. Development of oil and gas fields in northeastern Sakhalin,...