Report of the spring 1993 census of bowhead whales, Balaena mysticetus, off Point Barrow, Alaska, with observations on the 1993 subsistence hunt of bowhead whales by Alaska Eskimos.
Distribution and migration of the bowhead whale, Balaena mysticetus, in the eastern North American Arctic.
Observations on the external morphology and vasculature of a fetal heart of the bowhead whale, Balaena
The distribution and numbers of bowhead whales, Balaena mysticetus, in northern Foxe Basin in 1994.
Bowhead whale Balaena mysticetus seasonal selection of sea ice.
Behavior of bowhead whales, Balaena
mysticetus, summering in the Beaufort Sea: surfacing, respiration, and dive characteristics.
Mots cles : cyamidae; pou de la baleine; Cyamus ceti; ectoparasite; baleine boreale; Balaena
mysticetus; Arctique; mer de Bering; mer des Tchouktches; mer de Beaufort
Mots cles : baleine boreale; Balaena
mysticetus; baleine grise; Eschrichtius robustus; Arctique; mer des Tchouktches; habitat; leve aerien; alimentation
The ships usually sailed from the Hawaiian (Sandwich) Islands to the summer sperm, right, or bowhead, Balaena
mysticetus, whaling grounds to the north and returned to Hawaii
Several populations of the three cetacean species that are year-round residents in the Arctic--narwhal Monodon monoceros, beluga Delphinapterus leucas, and bowhead Balaena
mysticetus--are designated as endangered, threatened, or of special concern by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC), which highlights the need for increased understanding of these and other marine mammal species in the Arctic in order to formulate management plans and address conservation concerns (COSEWIC, 2011).
The Scientific Committee of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) has expressed concern about the management and conservation of bowhead whales, Balaena
mysticetus, in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort (B-C-B) Seas (Map 1).
The eastern Beaufort Sea stock is thought to include the animals that migrate with bowhead whales, Balaena
mysticetus, during the latter's spring migration and that spend the summer at the mouth of the Mackenzie River and Amundsen Gulf in the eastern Beaufort Sea (O'Corry-Crowe et al.
This study of shore whaling for right whales, Balaena
Key words: foraging; bowhead whale; Balaena
mysticetus; satellite telemetry; SLTDR; Baffin Bay; climate change
Role of the Eskimo Society of Chukotka in encouraging traditional Native use of wildlife resources by Chukotka Natives and in conducting shore based observations on the distribution of bowhead whales, Balaena
mysticetus, in coastal waters off the south-eastern part of the Chukotka Peninsula (Russia) during 1994.