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: 2002-01-01

Movements of humpback whales in Oceania, South Pacific

Claire Garrigue, Anelio Aguayo, V. L. U. Amante-Helweg, C. Scott Baker, Susana Caballero, Phillip Clapham, Rochelle Constantine, Judith Denkinger , Michael Donoghue , Lilian Florez-Gonzalez, Jacqueline Greaves, Nan Hauser, Carlos Olavarria, Constanza Pairoa , Hoyt Peckham, Michael Poole


Abundance, range and movements of a feeding aggregation of gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) from California to southeastern Alaska in 1998

John Calambokidis, James D. Darling, Volker Deecke, Patrick Gearin, Merrill Gosho, William Megill, Christina T. Tombach, Dawn Goley, Caitlyn Toropova , Brian Gisborne


Behavioural responses of male killer whales to a ‘leapfrogging’ vessel

Rob Williams, David E. Bain, John K. B. Ford, Andrew W. Trites