This web application uses cookies and other tracking technologies to ensure you get the best experience.

SC/67B/EM/01 Rev1 

Full screen preview

Resource downloads

File information File dimensions File size Options

Download this file

1.8 MB Download
Resource details

Resource ID

8994

Access

Open

Title

Issues Cunen, Walloe and Hjort should consider in relation to their analyses of Antarctic minke whale body condition

Document Number

SC/67B/EM/01 Rev1

Author

McKinlay, J. P., de la Mare, W. K., Welsh, A. H.

Publication Year

2018

Publisher

International Whaling Commission

Abstract

In recent years, data arising from the JARPA Special Permit program have been analysed to assess possible changes in minke whale body
condition. Most recently, in 2017 at SC67A two separate analysis teams examined the question of declining condition using different
methods, with each team reaching appreciably different conclusions. Cunen, Walloe and Hjort (hereafter CWH) developed linear mixed
models of blubber thickness, fat weight and half-girth measurements, and found significant declines in these primary measurements over the
period of JARPA.

Related featured and public collections
 Scientific Committee / Meetings / SC67B | Slovenia 2018 / EM
Search for similar resources

Remove