The eastern Atlantic harbour seal (P.v. vitulina), also known as the common ... to
by-catch in the salmon fishery and local shooting by fishermen (Wada et al., 1991
). ... The species is also listed as a protected species under Annex II and Annex V
.... the Gulf of St. Lawrence and the Bay of Fundy, and also in nets of the Atlantic ...
St. Lawrence cod by grey seals: bias, uncertainty and two proposed approaches.
DFO .... We used data from satellite tagged NW Atlantic grey seals (Goulet et al.,
2001; ... small-scale movements vs. directed migratory movements; Austin et al.
Mar 27, 2013 ... This likely led to an increase in seal mortality during the breeding ... Measures L,
L'Hérault V, Brêthes J-C, Galbraith PS, Harvey M, et al. ... of marine mammals in
the Estuary and the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Québec, Canada.
Lawrence, 1994–2001. A. Robillard, V. Lesage, and M.O. Hammill ... and grey
seals (Halichoerus grypus) in the Estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence, 1994–2001
by ...... the last four decades (Mohn and Bowen 1996; Hammill et al. 1998; Bowen
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 ...
The gray seal is found on both sides of the North Atlantic, with three major
populations: eastern Canada, ... population in the Gulf of St. Lawrence is
declining (Bowen et al. 2003). ..... Katona, S. K., V. Rough and D. T. Richardson.
1993. A field ...
Status of Harbour Seals, Phoca vitulina, in Canada*. Roam W. BAIRD ... distinct “
V” shape. Harbour Seals are usually .... Lawrence estuary, Lesage et al. (l995a) ...
Mar 30, 2009 ... 1989–2001 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence (Chassot et al. 2007). Harp seal ... Effects
of seal predation vs. fishing on the repro- ductive potential.
pus, Gulf harp seals Phoca groenlandica, and male beluga whales
Delphinapterus leucas were inter- mediate ... stagnant) (Smith & Epstein 1971,
Osmond et al.
Diet composition of grey seals in the Gulf of St. Lawrence (Gulf) and around the ...
et al. 2004; Hammill et al. 2005). The most frequently used techniques have ...