publication . Report . 1995

Norsk fangst og undersøkelse av sel i 1994 (Norwegian catches and investigations of seals in 1994)

Øritsland, Torger;
Open Access Norwegian
  • Published: 01 Jan 1995
  • Publisher: Havforskningsinstituttet
  • Country: Norway
Abstract
Four Norwegian vessels caught a total of 17621 harp and 492 hooded seals in the West Ice (Greenland Sea) and the East Ice (Barents Sea) in 1994. The Norwegian Marine Mamma1 Research Programme was brought to an end in an 'International Symposium on the Biology of Marine Mammals in the Northeast Atlantic' in 1994. Presentations involving studies of seals included assessments, biology, physiology, ecology, energetics, parasites, contaminants and interactions with fisheries. An attempt to survey hooded seals in the West Ice was impeded by extremely unfavourable weather- and ice-conditions. Age compositions from catches of moulting harp seals indicate a continued rel...
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free text keywords: fangst, catch, harp seal, grønlandssel, hooded seal, klappmyss
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