Talks & references: Animal Welfare in Practice 2018: Whale Stranding

 

Food for Thought: How we all kill whales (pdf) Dr. M Moore

Interview with Dr. Michael Moore Sept 14 (CBC PEI Main Street, with host Angela Walker)

Physical examination and assessment of cetaceans (pdf) Dr. A Ortenburger

Live cetacean strandings, clinical management and response (pdf) Tonya Wimmer

Cetacean euthanasia field guide (pdf) Drs. A Ortenburger and P-Y Daoust

Other references:

Fenton H et al. 2017. Causes of mortality of harbor porpoises Phocoena phocoena along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of Canada. Diseases of aquatic organisms 11:171-183.

Nemiroff et al. 2010.Cetacean strandings in the Canadian Maritime provinces, 1990-2008. Canadian Field Naturalist 124(1):32-44.

Wiley DN et al. 2001.Rescue and release of mass stranded cetaceans from beaches on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA;1990-1999: a review of some response actions.Aquatic Mammals 27(2):162-171.