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Marine Mammal Preservation (Science of Saving)

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Published by Millbrook Press .
Written in English

    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

    The animals are trained in San Diego Bay ; dolphin handlers can frequently be seen on the bay, where specialized small boats are used to transport dolphins between their pens and the training areas. Please improve this "History" section by adding secondary or tertiary sources. These marine mammals should remain where they evolved and thrived and we should make sure that their rights are protected so that they can go on living there. This includes a lot of species, and cetaceans are no exception.

    Morgan This discussion provides a description of the current threats to polar bears and how the current legislative regimes in Canada, Greenland, Norway, Russia and the the United States respond to these threats. Experts in philosophy, conservation, and animal behavior recognize that dolphins and whales are adequately intelligent to justify the same ethical considerations as humans. The IFAW is a well-known organization that advocates saving animal populations from cruelty and depletion. Endangered species list. Morgan This article provides a brief biological summary of the polar bear.

    It then concludes by examining some actual Marine Mammal Preservation book studies involving captive whales. Regulations 1 The Secretary of Commerce, on the basis of the best scientific evidence available, shall prescribe such regulations as he or she deems necessary and appropriate to clarify and carry out the provisions of this Act. Various Marine Mammal Management offices are located on either coast. This horrific news brought me to research why the whale turned on its trainer and the information I found made me change my outlook on animal captivity completely. These teams can be deployed at 72 hours' notice by ship, aircraft, helicopter, and land vehicle to regional conflicts or staging areas around the world. In support of the proposed rulemaking, the Secretary included the following statement in the Federal Register: Although much is still unknown about Atlantic bottlenosed dolphins, our study does show that human feeding alters the behavior of these mammals insofar as the dolphins are attracted to the feedings.


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Dolphins that learn to approach boats may also increase their interactions with fishing vessels. Conservationists must also fuel the fire of public outcry in order to sway individual countries who are yet to outlaw the hunting of whales. When and how does the application Marine Mammal Preservation book the Constitution expand?

In the ethical debate over marine mammals in captivity there Marine Mammal Preservation book many conflicting views. Personally, I believe that in our present society there are more urgent matters than amusing audiences by exploiting such intelligent and defenseless animals.

Various Marine Mammal Management offices are located on either coast. The book has three primary strengths. Jurisdictional Limits VI. These unilateral amendments have failed in the protection of whales.

This article examines the holding in United States v. The artificial refuges are maintained by industrialized nuclear power plants which are at risk of operational or economic problems that can lead to temporary or permanent shut-down, leaving the manatees in the cold with no place to go FWCC Finally, the author concludes that NEPA, through reverse impact studies, remains the best hope for preserving this country's wildlife.

Up to eighty-five percent of all manatees that have been identified in Florida are recognized by their scar patterns. The Tilikum case departed from the traditional model of litigating animal issues by utilizing what this Article deems an animal rights-based litigation strategy.

Marine mammal species inhabiting both U. The Numbers are a Call to Action The educational programs and fundraisers that programs like this have established are making an impact on whale populations across the globe. Such feedings have become a popular tourist attraction.

Lauren Tierney Detailed Discussion of Laws Concerning Orcas in Captivity This discussion focuses on the use of orca whales in captivity and the laws and regulations that govern such use. April Fisher and Amber A. The humpback whale is currently on the U.

Boating also inadvertently causes whales bodily harm on a regular occasion.

United States Navy Marine Mammal Program

Adrienne M. The Navy identifies the following animal species as having been used or studied by the program at various times:. Regionalism IV. Though commercial whaling was banned in the s, Japan Marine Mammal Preservation book that its program was for scientific purposes and therefore legal.

This is a masterful work that covers and provides guidance on all of the most critical decisions facing the conservation of cetaceans in the 21st century.

Robert Eisenbud Problems and Prospects for the Pelagic Driftnet A direct impact of the pelagic driftnet is the incidental taking of marine mammals.

Other locations are sometimes used for specific research, such as San Clemente Island in the Channel Islands of Californiaand torpedo test ranges in Seattle and Canada. Finally, this article recommends several adjustments to existing regulations for marine animals.

In this role they can out-perform human divers, who are restricted to short working times and limited repeat diving. McDorman, Professor of Law, University of Victoria "Jefferies' book makes a significant contribution to the existing literature, not only for its comprehensive treatment of the expansive issue of marine mammal conservation but also for its problem-solving orientation[Show full abstract] marine mammal populations: A comparison in Marine Policy), summarised the characteristics of the main approaches currently used to set conservation management targets for.

SMM Conservation Fund

Get this from a library! Marine mammal preservation. [Peggy Thomas] -- Annotation Each volume focuses on a group of endangered animals and includes a broad range of conservation programs, from government agencies and university researchers to grass-roots individuals.

The MMPA defines harassment as "any act of pursuit, torment or annoyance which has the potential to either: a. injure a marine mammal in the wild, or b.

Marine Life and Coastal Restoration

disturb a marine mammal by causing disruption of Marine Mammal Preservation book patterns, which includes, but is not limited to, migration, breathing, nursing, breeding, feeding, or Enacted by: the 92nd United States Congress.Get pdf from a library!

Marine mammal preservation. [Peggy Thomas] -- Annotation Each volume focuses on a group of endangered animals and includes a broad range of conservation programs, from government agencies and university researchers to grass-roots individuals.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 .But instead of letting sea lions die from ebook that traps ebook or manatees be run down by boats, people who care -- scientists, government agencies, volunteers, and others -- are making a difference.

In Marine Mammal Preservation you'll read about how they're tracking down offenders and saving magicechomusic.com: Peggy Thomas.