Whales and seals Arctic

Overlap between bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) and vessel traffic in the North American Arctic and implications for conservation and management

Halliday, William D.; Le Baron, Nicole; Citta, John J.; Dawson, Jackie; Doniol-Valcroze, Thomas; Ferguson, Megan; Ferguson, Steven H.; Fortune, Sarah; Harwood, Lois A.; Heide-Jørgensen, Mads Peter; Lea, Ellen V.; Quakenbush, Lori; Young, Brent G.; Yurkowski, David; Insley, Stephen J.


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Halliday, William D.; Le Baron, Nicole; Citta, John J.; Dawson, Jackie; Doniol-Valcroze, Thomas; Ferguson, Megan; Ferguson, Steven H.; Fortune, Sarah; Harwood, Lois A.; Heide-Jørgensen, Mads Peter; Lea, Ellen V.; Quakenbush, Lori; Young, Brent G.; Yurkowski, David; Insley, Stephen J. (2022). Overlap between bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) and vessel traffic in the North American Arctic and implications for conservation and management. 2014 Smart Cities Expo. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2022.109820

Stephen Insley

Stephen Insley

 Director of Arctic Conservation

William Halliday

William Halliday

Conservation Scientist/Arctic Acoustics Program Lead

What the State of Whales tells us about conservation in Canada

What the State of Whales tells us about conservation in Canada

Over half of Canada’s 40 whale species remain at some level of extinction risk.
Daniel Kraus, William Halliday, Stephen Insley

The Unseen Threat: Noise in the Arctic Marine Environment

The Unseen Threat: Noise in the Arctic Marine Environment

Increasing levels of underwater noise threaten Arctic whales, seals, fish and other species. A new report offers an opportunity for Arctic nations to lead on the issue.