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Fine-scale foraging habitat and behavioural responses of pygmy blue whales

Morrice,Margaret 2014, Fine-scale foraging habitat and behavioural responses of pygmy blue whales, Ph.D. thesis, School of Life and environmental science, Deakin University.

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Title Fine-scale foraging habitat and behavioural responses of pygmy blue whales
Author Morrice,Margaret
Institution Deakin University
School School of Life and environmental science
Faculty Faculty of Science Engineering and Built Environment
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D.
Thesis advisor Bellgrove, Alecia
Date submitted 2014-01
Keyword(s) pigmy blue whales
foraging behaviour
southern hemisphere
krill
Summary This study characterised, for the first time, periodically abundant and variable pygmy blue whale prey across the southern Australian shelf. Prey was closely tied to weather and ocean features. Foraging habitat and whale interactions described here will aid rapid assessments of profitable whale areas and forecasting effects of ongoing habitat change.

Language eng
Socio Economic Objective 960801
Description of original xxvi, 154 pages : illustrations, maps, graphs, tables, some coloured
Dewey Decimal Classification 599.5248
Copyright notice ┬ęThe Author. All Rights Reserved
Free to Read? Yes
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30066239

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