Edited By: William CG Burns and Alexander Gillespie
456 pages, Tabs
Assesses the challenges faced by cetacean species in this century, and the role of legal, political, and scientific institutions in meeting them. The book also contains several chapters on the ethical questions dividing those who seek to continue to exploit cetaceans as resources and those who seek to ban direct exploitation.
15 chapters organised in sections on: The future of the IWC; The North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission and the World Council of Whalers; The threat to small cetaceans and institutional responses; Anthropogenic threats to cetaceans; The ecosystem role of cetaceans.
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!
William C G Burns and Alexander Gillespie, Editors
Your orders support book donation projects
They [the books] arrived in wonderful condition and it was a joy to see how well they were protected.
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985