Genetic profiling links changing sea-ice to shifting beluga whale migration patterns

Published on Nov 30, 2016in Biology Letters3.323
· DOI :10.1098/rsbl.2016.0404
Greg O’Corry-Crowe6
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(Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute),
Andrew R. Mahoney17
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(UAF: University of Alaska Fairbanks)
+ 4 AuthorsLois A. Harwood13
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There is increasing concern over how Arctic fauna will adapt to climate related changes in sea-ice. We used long-term sighting and genetic data on beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) in conjuncti...
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