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What Does Ecosystem Acoustics Reveal About Marine Mammals in the Bering Sea?

  • Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds
  • Jeffrey A. Nystuen
  • Susan E. Parks
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 730)

Abstract

The Bering Sea is a highly productive marine ecosystem that supports valuable commercial fisheries, numerous marine mammal populations, and local communities. The ecological dynamics of the eastern Bering Sea shelf are a product of complex oceanographic processes in which physical processes are ultimately linked to biological production.

Keywords

Marine Mammal Humpback Whale Active Acoustics Gray Whale Bowhead Whale 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds
    • 1
  • Jeffrey A. Nystuen
    • 2
  • Susan E. Parks
    • 1
  1. 1.Applied Research LaboratoryThe Pennsylvania State UniversityState CollegeUSA
  2. 2.Applied Physics LaboratoryUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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