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Normal behaviour and disturbance responses of walruses (Odobenus rosmarus L.) during terrestrial haul-out, eastern Bathurst Island, N.W.T., July-August 1977

Richard Edward Salter

Normal behaviour and disturbance responses of walruses (Odobenus rosmarus L.) during terrestrial haul-out, eastern Bathurst Island, N.W.T., July-August 1977

by Richard Edward Salter

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Published by LGL Limited in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walruses

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 68.

    Statementprepared for Polar Gas Project by R. E. Salter. --
    SeriesPolar Gas Project. Polar gas environmental program -- [no.37]
    ContributionsL.G.L. Limited, Environmental Research Associates, Polar Gas Project
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD125 .P6 no.37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 68 p. :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26547155M

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Tourists on land and boats near the haul-out sites (with a single exception) did not disturb walrus haul-out behaviour significantly (p > ) at any of the by: 2.

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