The grey seal is found on both shores of the North Atlantic Ocean. It is a large
seal of the family ... In Canada, it is typically seen in areas such as the Gulf of St.
Lawrence, Newfoundland, the M...
grey seal population in the Gulf of St. Lawrence was matched by a decline in ...
into population assessment models (e.g. Mohn and Bowen 1996: Fu et al. 2001).
that harvest levels not exceed 2,100 grey seals in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Résumé. Les phoques ... 1997 (Bowen et al 2003) for an annual rate of increase
of 12.8%. ..... G.B. Stenson, J.-F. Gosselin and V. Lesage for their help in the field
Apr 1, 2014 ... Gulf of St. Lawrence breeding colony due to years with poor ice condition (DFO
2013; Hammill et al. 2012). For. Sable Island the 2012 pup ...
Mar 30, 2009 ... northern Gulf of St. Lawrence cod Gadus morhua ... enhanced vulnerability to
predation (Dutil et al. ...... Effects of seal predation vs. fishing on.
Key words: distribution, feeding, food, Gulf of St. Lawrence, hooded seals. J.
Northw. Atl. Fish. Sci., Vol .... Lawrence in 1991 (Hammill et al., 1992) and in.
1994. The surveys ..... We thank V. Lesage and B. Sellars for help with the seal
1997) and in areas where commercial stocks are quite low, predation by seals
may slow their recovery (Bundy 2001,. Chouinard et al. 2005). Evaluating this im-
St. Lawrence cod by grey seals: bias, uncertainty and two proposed approaches.
DFO .... small-scale movements vs. directed migratory movements; Austin et al.
Jul 22, 2015 ... Harp seals have been intertwined with human history ever since people began
living ... 2014 Baffin/Labrador cruise of the M/V Cape Race ... and Greenland
south to Newfoundland and the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence. .... has been found
between Gulf ice and the North Atlantic Oscillation (Johnston et al.
adult harp seals collected near the Magdalen. Islands in the Gulf of St. ... tibody
technique described in Olson et al. (1997a). In cases ... seal pups from the St.
Lawrence estuary, three 4- to ... Laren, 1979; V. Lesage, pers. comm.). Grey seals