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Marine Mammal Research News:

13th LARKIN LECTURE

Climate contributions to hard times in US West Coast salmon fisheries

SPEAKER: Nate Mantua
NOAA NMFS    Southwest Fisheries Science Center

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 @ 5:00pm

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Andrew Trites wins Timothy R. Parsons Medal

Congratulations to our very own Dr. Andrew Trites, professor in the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, who has been awarded the Timothy R. Parsons Medal from Fisheries and Oceans Canada! 
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Bow Head WhalesInto the Field

Bowhead rubbing

Sometimes the coolest things happen, when you least expect it. <see full story>

 


 RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Reference ranges and age-related and diving exercise effects on hematology and serum chemistry of female Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus).
Gerlinsky, C. D., M. Haulena, A. W. Trites and D. A. S. Rosen. 2018.
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 49(1):18-29.


Telemetry tags increase the costs of swimming in northern fur seals, Callorhinus ursinus.
Rosen, D. A. S., C. D. Gerlinsky and A. W. Trites. 2018.
Marine Mammal Science 34 (2):385-402. doi:10.1111/mms.12460


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