This is a peer-reviewed publication containing original scientific papers on the conservation and management of whales, dolphins and porpoises. The Journal is accompanied by an annual Supplement which contains the report of the IWC Scientific Committee meeting and intersessional workshops held during the relevant period. There are also a number of topic-based Special Issues.


Published: 2019-01-01

Best practice guidelines for cetacean tagging

Russel D. Andrews, Robin W. Baird, John Calambokidis, Caroline E. C. Goertz, Frances M. D. Gulland, Mads Peter Heide-Jorgensen, Sascha K. Hooker, Mark Johnson, Bruce Mate, Yoko Mitani, Douglas P. Nowacek, Kylie Owen, Lori T. Quakenbush, Stephen Raverty, Jooke Robbins, Gregory S. Schorr, Olga V. Shpak, Forrest I. Townsend Jr., Marcela Uhart, Randall S. Wells, Alexandre N. Zerbini


Density, abundance and group size of river dolphins (Inia geoffrensis and Sotalia fluviatilis) in Central Amazonia, Brazil

H.J. PAVANATO, C.Gomez Salazar, D. Lima, M. Paschoalini, N. Ristau , M. Marmontel