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Marine Mammals

A collection of Raincoast’s reports on the marine mammals of British Columbia.


Potential acoustic impacts of increased vessel traffic on Southern Resident Killer Whales

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Published on 2015.06.20 | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals, Reports & Books

Dr. Chris Clark, acoustic expert from Cornell University, describes how noise and disturbance from vessels in the Salish Sea are likely impacting killer whales…

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Population Viability Analysis of southern resident killer whales

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Published on | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals, Reports & Books

Expert report on the viability of the southern resident killer whale population in the face of existing and future threats within their critical habitat of the Salish Sea…

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What’s at stake? The cost of oil on British Columbia’s priceless coast

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Published on 2010.03.27 | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals

What’s at Stake is based on 5 years of marine surveys on the BC coast, but puts this region in a broader ecological context.

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Predictive Marine Mammal Modeling for Queen Charlotte Basin, BC

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Published on 2010.01.27 | by Misty MacDuffee | in Marine Mammals

Raincoast conducted 5 years of marine surveys on cetaceans, pinnipeds and seabirds. This report summarizes the analysis completed by Duke University’s Geospatial Ecology Lab in 2009.

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