Northwest Fisheries Science Center


Dr. Brad Hanson
Project Lead
Staff Directory

Southern Resident Killer Whale Workshops - Vessel Interaction<

Vessel Interaction Workshop Background

The next link/button will exit from NWFSC web site A Model Linking Energetic Effects of Whale Watching to Killer Whale Population Dynamics. Bain, David. 2002. (PDF: 402 KB)

Behavioral Responses of Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) to Whale-watching Boats: Opportunistic Observations and Experimental Approaches. Williams, et al. 2002. (PDF: 330 KB)

Behavioral Responses of Male Killer Whales to a "Leapfrogging" Vessel. Williams, et al. 2002. (PDF: 185 KB)

Boat Traffic Affects the Acoustic Behaviour of Pacific Humpback Dolphins, Sousa chinensis. Van Parijs SM, Corkeron P. 2001.

Geostatistical Analyses of Interactions Between Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) and Recreational Whale-watching Boats. D. E. Jelinski, et al. 2002.

Humpback Whales (Megaptera-novaeangliae) in Hervey Bay, Queensland - Behavior and Responses to Whale-Watching Vessels. Corkeron PJ. 1995.

Killer Whales, Whalewatching and Management: A Status Report. Duffus, D.A. and R.W. Baird. 1995. Whalewatcher Fall/Winter: 14-17.

The next link/button will exit from NWFSC web site Orca Recovery Conference 2002 Report. Bain, David, et al. 2002. (PDF: 563 KB)

Recreational Use, Valuation, and Management, of Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) on Canada's Pacific Coast. Duffus, D.A. and P. Dearden. 1993. Environmental Conservation 20(2): 149-156.

Southern Resident Killer Whale Workshop, the National Marine Mammal Laboratory. Dahlheim, Marilyn, et al. 2000. (PDF: 435 KB)

Status Review of Southern Resident Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) Under the Endangered Species Act. Krahn, M.M., et al. 2002. (PDF: 854 KB)

Underwater Noise Of Whale-Watching Boats and Potential Effects on Killer Whales (Orcinus orca), Based on an Acoustic Impact Model. Erbe, C. 2002.