A peer-reviewed journal publishing original scientific research on the conservation and management of whales, dolphins and porpoises around the world. 

DOI: https://doi.org/10.47536/jcrm.v24i1

Published: 2023-02-21

Development of a new SNP panel for bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus)

Amy Baird, Craig George, Robert Suydam, Mary Georges, Alesha Rimmelin, John Bickham


Habitat preference of common minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in Skjálfandi Bay, Iceland

Aleksandra Lechwar, Marianne Rasmussen, Charla Basran, Sinéad Collins


Correcting the 2019 survey abundance of Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort Seas bowhead whales for disturbance from powered skiffs

Geof Givens, J. Craig George , Robert Suydam , Barbara Tudor , Andrew Von Duyke , Brian Person


Year-round presence of Northern and Southern Hemisphere blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) at the Galapagos Archipelago

Judith Denkinger, Annie B. Douglas, Douglas Biggs, Richard Sears, Martin Narvaez, Daniela E. Alarcon


Short-beaked common dolphins of Dilek Peninsula National Park, South Aegean Sea: Preliminary results on group structure, spatial distribution, behavioural patterns, whistle characteristics and behavioural context

Aylin Akkaya, Tim Awbery, Patrick Lyne, Hannah Schartmann, Kayla Nease, Caroline Haas, Anne Le Henaff, Beth Murray, Laura Rudd, Belen Yıldırım, Ayşe Oruç


Spatio-temporal trends in cetacean strandings and response in the south-western Indian Ocean: 2000-2020

Stephanie Plön, Stephanie Norman, Pierre-André Adam, Norbert Andrianarivelo, Santosh Bachoo, Gill Braulik, Tim Collins, Vanessa Estrade, Owen Griffiths, Gelica Inteca, Nasreen Khan, Sophie Marinesque, Emma Mederic, Michael Mwang’ombe, Jennifer Olbers, Lea Ramoelintsalama, Katie Reeve-Arnold, Diana Rocha, Angie Gullan, Anjara Saloma, Els Vermeulen, Hugues Vitry, Chris Wilkinson, Violaine Dulau


Injuries in cetaceans in the Strait of Gibraltar: an update for the period 2016-2020

Eva-Maria Hanninger, Jörn Selling, Katharina Heyer, Patricia Burkhardt-Holm


Short Communication: First-documented humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) photo-identification match and round-trip migration between Iceland and the Turks and Caicos Islands

Cathy E. Bacon, Katharine A. Hart, Ted Cheeseman, Lee Munson, Marianne H. Rasmussen, Valerie Chosson, Charla J. Basran


Short Communication: First documented migration of an Icelandic humpback whale mother and calf pair from the West Indies breeding grounds

Charla Basran, Valerie Chosson, Andre Williams , Nikola Simpson , Sydni Anne Long , Flordespina Dodds, Marianne H. Rasmussen, Julia A. Horrocks


Abundance estimates of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in Irish coastal waters using mark-recapture and citizen science

Miguel Blázquez , Nick Massett, Pádraig Whooley, Joanne O'Brien, Frederick Wenzel, Ian O'Connor, Simon Berrow


Socioeconomics and management of small cetacean bycatch in Ghana

Samuel K. K. Amponsah, Berchie Asiedu , Andrews Apraku, Lesley Ntim , Pierre Failler, Samuel Henneh , William Amekor , Rachael Ackah , Koen Van Waerebeek