|Whales: No mass strandings since sonar ban|Fernández, A.; Arbelo, M.; Martín, V. (2013). Whales: No mass strandings since sonar ban. Nature (Lond.) 497(7449): 317. hdl.handle.net/10.1038/497317d
In: Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science. Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 0028-0836, more
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- Fernández, A.
- Arbelo, M.
- Martín, V.
Prompt political action may have resulted in a remarkable conservation success for whales and dolphins. The Canary Islands used to be a hotspot for mass strandings, but there have been no mass beachings since the Spanish government imposed a moratorium on naval exercises in these waters in 2004.