Volume 11: North Atlantic Sightings Surveys – Counting whales in the North Atlantic 2002-2016
North Atlantic Sightings Surveys – Counting whales in the North Atlantic 2002-2016
The 11th volume of the NAMMCO Scientific Publication series is in the works. The first paper, Estimates of the relative abundance of long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas) in the Northeast Atlantic from 1987 to 2015 indicate no long-term trends, has just been published. The second paper, Abundance of Whales in West and East Greenland in Summer 2015 is currently in the final stages of publishing. You can preview it here.
Volume 11: North Atlantic Sightings Surveys – Counting whales in the North Atlantic 2002–2016 will consist of a series of articles dealing with the results of NASS, a series of internationally coordinated cetacean surveys that were conducted in the North Atlantic in 1987, 1989, 1995, 2001, 2007 and 2015.
This volume is edited by Daniel Pike, Rikke Guldborg Hansen and Geneviève Desportes.
Picture: Twin Otter used in aerial surveys, landing in Qaanaaq, Greenland. © Hans Jensen.