The harbor porpoise Phocoena phocoena
(L) regional populations, status, and information on direct and indirect catches.
Occurrence of Phocoena phocoena
(Cetacea: Phocoenidae) in the Azores
Asymmetry in the skull of the harbor porpoise Phocoena phocoena
Investigation of aspects of the life history of the harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, in British waters.
PCBs, cause of death and body condition in harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena
from British waters.
A review of 1990-97 set gillnet fisheries in the Monterey Bay area and revised estimates of mortality for harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, and sea otters, Enhydra lutris.
The harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, is among the smallest of the six porpoise species in the Family Phocoenidae, with an adult length of 1.
Autumn food habits of harbor porpoises, Phocoena phocoena
, in the Gulf of Maine.
Mercury concentration of the harbour porpoise Phocoena phocoena
and other cetaceans from the North Sea and Kattegat.
Gear modifications to reduce harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, interactions in the commercial Atlantic gillnet fisheries;
Stomach contents of harbour porpoises, Phocoena phocoena
Rather than a commercial and recreational fishery for the bycatch species, Hoagland and Jin (1997) developed a dynamic model for a nonconsumptive, passive use bycatch species as might be expected for a protected or endangered species; their example species was the harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, or dolphin.
The thirteen sightings included Pacific white-sided dolphins; Dall's porpoise; killer whales; Risso's dolphins, Grampus griseus; northern right whale dolphins, Lissodelphis borealis; and harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
Harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, abundance estimate for California, Oregon and Washington: II.
Take reduction plans currently are in effect for the harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena
, in the Mid Atlantic and Gulf of Maine regions; large whales (Eubalaena glacialis, Megaptera novaenangliae, and Balaenoptera physalis) in the Atlantic; and the pilot whale, Globicephala macrorhynchus; pygmy sperm whale, Kogia breviceps; sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus; humpback whale, Megaptera novaeanliae; and beaked whales (Berardius bairdii, Mesoplodon spp.