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[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2000b. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 1999. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 125-211. [Fin whale from page 143]


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2001a. Report of the NAMMCO Scientific Committee Working Group on North Atlantic Fin Whales. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2000, NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 274-294. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2001b. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2000. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 123-294. [Fin whale from page 145] 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2003. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2002. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 173-281. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2004a. Report of the NAMMCO Scientific Committee Working Group on Minke and Fin Whales. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2003, NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 197-229. http://www.nammco.no/webcronize/images/Nammco/730.pdf


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2004b. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2003. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 135-310. [Fin whale from page 163] 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2006a. Report of the NAMMCO Scientific Committee Working Group on Fin Whales. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2005, NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 252-278.


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission 2006b. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2005. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 161-308. [Fin whale from page 193] 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2007a. Report of the Ad Hoc Working Group: Are fin whales in the Central North Atlantic appropriately listed in CITES Appendix 1? In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2005, NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 443-452. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2007b. Report of the Joint Meeting of the NAMMCO Working Group on North Atlantic Fin Whales and the IWC Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2005, NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 409-442. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2007c. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2006. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 287-486. [Fin whale from page 324]


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2010a. Report of the Committee on Hunting Methods. Appendix 1: List of Laws and Regulations in NAMMCO Member Countries. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2009. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 44-45. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2010b. Report of the NAMMCO Expert Group Meeting on Assessment of Whale Killing Data. 30pp. http://www.nammco.no/webcronize/images/Nammco/948.pdf


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2010c. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2009. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 237-331. [Fin whale from page 281 and Species status from page 313] 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2011a. Report of the NAMMCO Scientific Committee Working Group on Abundance Estimates. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2010. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 299-332. 


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2011b. Report of the NAMMCO Scientific Committee Working Group on Assessment. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2010. NAMMCO, Tromsø, Norway, pp. 367-403.


[NAMMCO] North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. 2011c. Report of the Scientific Committee. In: NAMMCO Annual Report 2010. NAMMCO, Tromso, Norway, pp. 235-412. [Fin whale from page 268]


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