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    • Decompression sickness (‘the bends’) in sea turtles 

      Garcia-Parraga, Daniel; Crespo-Picazo, J. L.; Bernaldo de Quiros, Yara; Cervera, V.; Marti-Bonmati, L.; Diaz-Delgado, J.; Arbelo, Manuel; Moore, Michael J.; Jepson, Paul D.; Fernandez, Antonio (Inter-Research, 2014-10-16)
      Decompression sickness (DCS), as clinically diagnosed by reversal of symptoms with recompression, has never been reported in aquatic breath-hold diving vertebrates despite the occurrence of tissue gas tensions sufficient ...
    • Effects of climate change and fisheries bycatch on Southern Ocean seabirds : a review 

      Barbraud, Christophe; Rolland, Virginie; Jenouvrier, Stephanie; Nevoux, Marie; Delord, Karine; Weimerskirch, Henri (Inter-Research, 2012-05-21)
      Over the last century, major climate changes and intense human exploitation of natural living resources have occurred in the Southern Ocean, potentially affecting its ecosystems up to top marine predators. Fisheries may ...
    • Final report : Market-based incentives to reduce fisheries bycatch 

      Hoagland, Porter; Jin, Di; Lee, Patricia; Croft, Christopher; Davidson, Lynn; Wallis, Sarah (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1996-02-29)
      This report represents a first step at considering the potential for the use of market-based incentives to aid in the resolution of fishery bycatch problems. Market-based incentives have several advantages over more ...
    • How we all kill whales 

      Moore, Michael J. (2013-12-30)
      Today there is enormous popular interest in marine mammals. Western media tend to dwell on the ongoing debate about commercial whaling by Japan, Norway and Iceland. There is, however, relative silence as to how the shipping ...
    • A review of interactions between cetaceans and fisheries in the Azores 

      Silva, Monica A.; Machete, Miguel; Reis, Dalia; Santos, Marco; Prieto, Rui; Damaso, Carla; Pereira, Joao Gil; Santos, Ricardo S. (2010-03)
      1. Interactions between cetaceans and fishing activity in the Archipelago of the Azores were examined using information contained in grey literature and previously unpublished data collected by observer programmes and ...