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Marine Mammal Preservation (Science of Saving)

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Published by Millbrook Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Marine mammals,
  • Wildlife conservation,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Mammals,
  • Animals - Mammals,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Environmental Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8015639M
    ISBN 10076131458X
    ISBN 109780761314585
    OCLC/WorldCa44516535

    Endangered Species Act of (ESA), the National Historic Preservation Act of (NHPA), the Clean Water Act (CWA), the General Bridge Act of (General Bridge Act), the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA), and the Marine Mammal Protection Act of . Marine Mammal Conservation and the Law of the Sea Cameron S. G. Jefferies. Sets out and critiques the marine mammal regulatory landscape; Introduces the rational conservation model, and details the modern threats to marine mammals.

    Information is flooding into the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies from their three turtles that they released late last year. Following a lengthy rehab for most of , IMMS released their turtles Fig Newton, Scar, and Shucker into the Mississippi Sound for research/5(). A direct impact of the pelagic driftnet is the incidental taking of marine mammals. Pelagic driftnet fisheries are conducted by vessels from Japan, Taiwan and the Republic of Korea. The incidental taking of marine mammals within the Fishery Conservation Zone by the Japanese fleet is subject to regulation under the Marine Mammal Protection Act. The book also includes information on marine toxicants and their possible effects on marine mammals. Scientific advances in the study of marine mammals such as whales, seals, manatees, otters, polar bears, and dolphins have increased exponentially in recent decades, yet few books have fully surveyed the biology of this group.

    Between and only the State of California was consistently engaged in sea otter conservation, based on a state law. Trends in cultural values toward protection of species based on imperiled status rather than economics led to the Marine Mammal Protection Act (), giving sea otters unambiguous protection in all US territorial. More than 2, species are currently listed under the ESA, 1, of which are listed as endangered and which are listed as threatened. Additional Conservation Status terms are defined under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), including proposed, depleted, and candidate. The ESA conservation status terms are defined as follows. Book chapters and peer-reviewed publications. Tours & Interactions Tours & Interactions. Go behind-the-scenes to see how our trainers care for and interact with these amazing animals, and get up close with some finned, flippered, or feathered friends.


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There are multiple whale species that are currently on the endangered species list.Review by Juan J. on 19 Ebook review stating Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals A fantastic book for everyone studying and doing research and conservation with marine mammals.

It is an outstanding marine mammal bible-like book for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, as well as marine mammals lovers.5/5.