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CONTRIBUTORS

All cetacean drawings Maurizio Würtz, Artescienza, Genoa
http://www.artescienza.org

All maps IUCN / SSC Cetacean Specialist Group and Global Mammal Assessment
http://www.redlist.org/


SPONSORS

Agreement on the Conservation of Cetaceans of the Black Sea,
Mediterranean Sea and Contiguous Atlantic Area:

http://www.accobams.org

Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic,
North East Atlantic, Irish and North Seas:

http://www.ascobans.org

CMS: Convention on Migratory Species Homepage:
http://www.cms.int

Loro Parque Foundation, Tenerife, Spain:
http://www.loroparque-fundacion.org

WWF, Germany:
http://www.wwf.de/

 

SELECTED LINKS

Alaska Sea Grant Education:
http://seagrant.uaf.edu/index.html

Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI-Bremerhaven):
http://www.awi-bremerhaven.de

American Society of International Law – Wildlife Interest Group: resources relevant to small cetaceans
http://www.internationalwildlifelaw.org

Appendices I and II of the Convention on the Conservation
of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)

http://www.cms.int/documents/appendix/Appendices_COP9_E.pdf

Arctic Studies Center:
http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/html/tek.html

Azorean whale whatching base (in English)
http://www.espacotalassa.com

Aquaheart, Japan (in Japanese)
http://www.gem.hi-ho.ne.jp/aquaheart/aqua08.shtml

Baleines etc... (Marsouins, dauphins et baleines) in French:
http://baleines.etc.free.fr/index1.htm

Canadian museum of nature:
http://www.nature.ca

Canadian whaling report:
http://www.cmeps.org

Care and preservation of marine wildlife:
http://www.seafriends.org.nz

Cetacea : whales, dolphins and porpoises:
http://www.cetacea.org/

Cetacean update of the 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
http://cmsdata.iucn.org/downloads/cetacean_table_for_website.pdf

CSI: Cetacean Society International
http://csiwhalesalive.org/index.html

CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora:
http://www.cites.org/

Conservation Breeding Specialist Group:
http://cbsg.org

Danish Mammal Atlas: Dansk Pattedyratlas (in Danish):
http://www.pattedyr.net

Don McMichael, Marine Artist:
http://www.donmcmichael.com/originals2.htm

European Cetacean Society:
http://www.europeancetaceansociety.eu/

Fishbase.org: all the fishes in the world:
http://fishbase.org

GROMS: Global register of migratory species:
http://www.groms.de/

INBIO: Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad, Costa Rica (Marine Mammals, in spanish)
http://www.inbio.ac.cr/es/default.html

Innerspace Visions: professional pictures and photographs
http://www.seapics.com/

International year of biodiversity 2010:
http://www.cbd.int

Leibniz-Institute of Marine Science, IFM-Geomar
http://www.ifm-geomar.de

Metridium fields: underwater video-clips and photographs
http://www.metridium.com

Mundo azul: Peruvian dolphin protection
http://www.peru.com/mundoazul/protejamos_delfines/index.asp

NAMMCO - North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission
http://www.nammco.no/

National Science Museum, Tokyo, Japan
http://www.kahaku.go.jp/english/index.html

Normandy marine mammals:
http://perso.wanadoo.fr/gecc/

Oregon coast aquarium, Newport:
http://www.aquarium.org

Paraty / Projecto Golfinhos: (in portuguese)
http://www.paraty.com.br/Golfinho.asp

Pelagos cetacean research institute, Greece
http://www.pelagosinstitute.gr

Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St. Andrews, Scotland:
http://www.smru.st-andrews.ac.uk/

The Ocean Pages (in German)
http://www.ozeane.de

The Porpoise Page
http://www.theporpoisepage.com

Underwater bioacoustics and marine mammals
http://www.unipv.it/cibra

University of Michigan Museum of Zoology animal diversity web:
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/index.html

U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Marine Mammal Stock Assessments -- 2001
http://www.nefsc.noaa.gov/nefsc/publications/tm/tm168/index.htm

Whales in Danmark (in Danish):
http://www.hvaler.dk

Whales, Dolphins and Men (in German):
http://www.cetacea.de

Whales on the net
http://www.whales.org.au/home.html

Whale Research Org (Video footage of Mesoplodon densirostris)
http://www.whaleresearch.org/main_beaked.htm

© Boris Culik, Heikendorf, Germany, 2010

 

 

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