2006

Multivariate analysis of habitat selection by rorqual whales

  Abstract: A better understanding of habitat selection by large whales is critical to improve management plans in Eastern Canadian waters. However, cetacean habitats are notoriously difficult to study because of their complexity and high temporal variability. Here, we used an ocean model of the Gulf of St. Lawrence to analyze the fine-scale distribution of four rorqual whale species. For...

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