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Marine mammal

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Marine mammals are aquatic mammals that rely on the ocean and other marine ecosystems for their existence. They include animals such as seals, whales, manatees, sea otters and polar ... For example,...

manatees - ConserveNature.org

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Despite the manatee's aquatic appearance, it is not closely related to whales, dolphins, seals, or sea lions. In fact, their closest relatives are elephants and ...

Marine Mammals of the Gulf of Mexico Florida Manatees Dolphins

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dolphins. • Pygmy and dwarf sperm whales secrete an ink- like substance, like squid, when avoiding preda- tors. • There are no porpoise species in the Gulf of.

Emerging Diseases in Marine Mammals: from Dolphins to Manatees

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vidual dolphins have multiple tumors of mixed ... discovered as part of a dolphin health assessment program in Florida. ... ing diseases in manatees, whales,.

1000+ images about Dolphins, Whales & Manatees on Pinterest ...

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Explore Rhonda Sandoval's board "Dolphins, Whales & Manatees" on Pinterest, the world's catalog of ideas. | See more about Dolphins, Manatees and Beluga ...

Marine life in Brazil - Lonely Planet Travel Information

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Dolphins, manatees & whales. On many rivers in the Amazon Basin you should catch glimpses of the pink dolphin. One of the world's five freshwater cetaceans, ...

MoU for Small Cetaceans and Manatees of Western Africa and ...

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Protecting the dolphins, porpoises and small toothed whales of this region from various threats requires cooperation between countries in this region.

Manatee Factsheet - Dolphin Research Center

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Learn about manatees and the efforts to protect them. ... Handbook of Marine Mammals, Volume 3: The Sirenians and Baleen Whales. Academic Press. Orlando ...

Evolution of marine mammals to water life converges in some genes ...

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Jan 26, 2015 ... When marine mammals such as whales, dolphins, manatees and walruses moved from land to water, a series of physical abilities --– limbs ...

Are manatees considered whales? | Yahoo Answers

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Apr 10, 2009 ... He still says manatees are whales, and i gave him the explanation about the blowhole on whales and dolphins being on the top of the head ...

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OERS - Marine Mammal Profiles - Whales, Dolphins, Porpoises, Sea ...

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Whales, dolphins and porpoises all belong to the order Cetacea which is ... Manatees and dugongs are fully aquatic, but, unlike whales and dolphins, they are ...

Manatees and How They Live - Script - Oceanic Research Group

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But unlike whales, manatees live in both salt water and fresh water, and move ... during the summer they do not normally travel in groups like dolphins or whales.

Humans' Taste for Dolphins & Manatees on the Rise - Live Science

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Jan 25, 2012 ... Humans' Taste for Dolphins & Manatees on the Rise ... The fishing of larger marine mammals, like humpback whales, is strictly regulated and ...