Using calls to estimate the abundance of inshore dolphins: a case study with Pacific humpback dolphins Sousa chinensis
Assessing the number of animals in a population is a fundamental requirement for effective wildlife management. Determining this information for cetaceans can be logistically difficult, and the abundance of inshore cetaceans along most of the world's coastline is unknown.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Norwegian Polar Institute, Polarmiljøsentret, Tromsø N 9296, Norway; 2: School of Tropical Environment Studies and Geography, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811, Australia; and 3: Norwegian Institute of Fisheries and Aquaculture Research, Tromsø, N-9291, Norway
Publication date: October 1, 2002