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Environment Society of Oman

Oman Cetacean Database

2019.

BibTeX | Keywords: data analysis, Distribution, diversity, Oman

Vaidya, S.

Oman launches high-speed ferry

2008.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: high speed ferry, Oman, Threats, vessel collision, vessel traffic

Baldwin, Robert.,Barwani, M.

A Leviathan Rescue Journal Article

Arabian Wildlife, 2 (304), pp. 2, 2001.

BibTeX | Keywords: Entanglement, Humpback Whale, Oman, Popular Article

Baldwin, Robert.

A note on sightings of sperm whales off the coasts of the Sultanate of Oman and the United Arab Emirates, October 1994 to October 1997 Journal Article

International Whaling Commission Scientific Committee Document SC/50/CAWS22. Cambridge, UK., (301), 1998.

BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, Arabian Sea, Oman, Persian Gulf, sperm whales, UAE

Minton,G.,Cherchio, S.,Collins,T.J.Q.,Ersts, P.J.,Findlay,K.P.,Pomilla, C.,Bennett, D.,Meyer, M.,Razafindrakoto, Y.,Kotze, D.,Oosthuizen, H.,Leslie, M.,Andrianarivelo, N.,Baldwin,R.M.,Ponnampalam, L.,Rosenbaum, H.C.

A note on the comparison of humpback whale tail fluke catalogues from the Sultanate of Oman with Madagascar and the East African Mainland Journal Article

Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 11 (408), pp. 65-68, 2010.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, Indian Ocean, Madagascar, megaptera novaeangliae, Mozambique, Northern Hemisphere, Oman, photo-ID, population identity, South Africa

Savidge,G.,Lennon,J.,Matthews,A.J.

A shore-based survey of upwelling along the coast of Dhofar region, southern Oman Journal Article

Continental Shelf Research, 10 (471), pp. 259-275, 1990.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: bathymetry, chlorophyll, Oman, salinity, survey, temperature, Upwelling

Brock,J.C.,McClain,C.R.,Hay,W.W.

A southwest monsoon hydrographic climatology for the northwestern Arabian Sea Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research, 97 (337), pp. 9455-9465, 1992.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Antarctic, Arabian Sea, depth, oceanography, Oman, salinity, temperature, thermocline, Upwelling

Tindale,N.W.,Pease,P.P.

Aerosols over the Arabian Sea: Atmospheric transport pathways and concentrations of dust and sea salt Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 46 (485), pp. 1577-1595, 1999.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, Oceanic, Oman

Burkill,P.H.

Arabesque: An overview Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 46 (340), pp. 529-547, 1999.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, length, Oceanic, oceanography, Oman, Upwelling

Baldwin, R.,Collins, T.,Minton, G.,Findlay, K.,Corkeron, P.,Willson, A.,Van Bressem, M.F.

Arabian Sea Humpback Whales: Canaries for the Northern Indian Ocean? Journal Article

Document presented to the 62nd meeting of the Scientific Committee of the International Whaling Commission. SC/62/SH20, (305), pp. 1-5, 2010.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Humpback Whale, megaptera novaeangliae, mitigation, Oman, Threats

Rees, A. F.,Al Saady, S.,Broderick, A. C.,Coyne, M. S.,Papathanasopoulou, N.,Godley, B. J.

Behavioural polymorphism in one of the world’s largest populations of loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta Journal Article

Marine Ecology Progress Series, 418 (442), pp. 201-212, 2010.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: caretta caretta, Gulf of Masirah, Loggerhead, marine turtle, Oman, Satellite telemetry, turtles

Brock,J.C.,Sathyendranath,S.,Platt,T.

Biohydro-optical classification of the northwestern Indian Ocean Journal Article

Marine Ecology Progress Series, 165 (338), pp. 1-15, 1998.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, chlorophyll, ecosystem, Gulf of Masirah, Indian Ocean, Oman, plankton, Upwelling

Anderson, Charles,Herrera, Miguel,Ilangakoon, Anoukchika,Koya, KM,Moazzam, M,Mustika, Putu L,Sutaria, Dipani N

Cetacean bycatch in Indian Ocean tuna gillnet fisheries Journal Article

Endangered Species Research, 41 (292), pp. 39-53, 2020, ISSN: 1863-5407.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Bycatch, Estimates, Extrapolation, Gill net, gillnet, Indian Ocean, mortality, Observer programmes, Oman, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Trends, tuna fishery

Small,J.A..,Small,G.J.

Cetacean observations from the Somali Democratic Republic, September 1985 through May 1987 Journal Article

CEtaceans and Cetacean Research in the Indian Ocean Sanctuary: UNEP - Marine Mammal Technical Report No.3, (476), pp. 179-210, 1991.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Antarctic, Blue whale, bottlenose dolphin, Bryde's whale, cetacean, cetaceans, Common dolphin, dolphin, false killer whale, Gulf of Aden, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, Indian Ocean, killer whale, location, marine, megaptera novaeangliae, melon-headed whale, migration, occurrence, Oman, Pacific Ocean, Risso's dolphin, sanctuaries, Southern Hemisphere, sperm whale, Spinner dolphin, spotted dolphin, stocks, Striped dolphin, survey, trend, Upwelling, whale, whales, whaling

De Silva,P.H.D.H..

Cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) recorded off Sri Lanka, India, from the Arabian Sea and Gulf, Gulf of Aden and from the Red Sea Journal Article

Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 84 (357), pp. 505-525, 1987.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Antarctic, Arabia, Arabian Gulf, Arabian Sea, behaviour, Blue whale, cetacea, cetacean, cetaceans, Delphinus tropicalis, dolphin, dolphins, fin whale, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, Humpback Whale, India, Indian Ocean, mammals, marine, migration, Neophocaena phocaenoides, Oceanic, Oman, Pakistan, Porpoise, Red Sea, sanctuaries, skull, Sri Lanka, stranding, Strandings, survey, whale, whales

Ballance,L.T,Pitman,R.L.

Cetaceans of the Western Tropical Indian Ocean: Distribution, Relative Abundance, and comparisons with Cetacean Communities of Two other Tropical Ecosystems Journal Article

Marine Mammal Science, 14 (321), pp. 429-459, 1998.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: abundance, cetacean, cetaceans, Distribution, dolphin, dolphins, Gulf of Mexico, habitat preference, Indian Ocean, Maldives, Mexico, Oman, relative abundance, seabirds, survey, whale

Piontkovski, S. A.,Al Jufaili, S.

Coastal upwellings and Mesoscale Eddies of the Western Arabian Sea: Some Biological Implications Journal Article

International Journal of Oceans and Oceanography, 7 (430), pp. 93-115, 2013.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Fisheries, Mesopelagic boundary community, oceanography, Oman, prey

Van Waerebeek,K.,Gallagher M.,Papastavrou,V.,Al-Lawati,S.M.

Cranial evidence of melon-headed whale and rough-toothed dolphin from Oman and the Arabian Sea Journal Article

Aquatic Mammals, (492), 1998.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, dolphin, melon-headed whale, Oman, rough-toothed dolphin, whale

Fritz, H.M.,Blount, C.D.,Albusaidi, F.B.,Al-Harthy, A.H.M.

Cyclone Gonu Storm Surge in Oman Journal Article

Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2009.10.019 (95), 2009.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Cyclone, Oman, Storm

Siddeek,M.S.M.,Fouda,M.M.,Hermosa,G.V.Jr.

Demersal fisheries of the Arabian Sea, the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Gulf Journal Article

Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 49 (474), pp. 87-97, 1999.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, Arabian Sea, enforcement, Fisheries, fishing gear, Gulf of Oman, management, marine, nets, Oman, pollution, productivity, regulations, trap, trawlers

Ashjian,C.J.,Smtih,S.L.,Flagg,C.N.,Idrisi,N.

Distribution, annual cycle, and vertical migration of acoustically derived biomass in the Arabian Sea during 1994-1995 Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 49 (299), pp. 2377-2402, 2002.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: acoustic, Arabian Sea, diel, Distribution, history, life history, migration, myctophids, Oceanic, Oman, predation, seasonal change, stocks, Upwelling, zooplankton

Baldwin, Robert.

Dolphin Spectacular Journal Article

Arabian Wildlife, 1 (302), 2001.

BibTeX | Keywords: cetaceans, Oman, Popular Article

Ponnampalam, Louisa S.

Dolphin Watching in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman: Tourist Perceptions and Actual Current Practice Journal Article

Tourism in Marine Environments, 7 (435), pp. 81-93, 2011.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: disturbance, dolphin watching, guidelines, impact, interview Survey, management, Oman, Perception, Questionnaire, Sea of Oman, Sultanate of Oman, tourism, Whale watching

Al-Hashmi, Khalid A,Smith, Sharon L,Claereboudt, Michel,Piontkovski, Sergey A,Al-Azri, Adnan

Dynamics of potentially harmful phytoplankton in a semi-enclosed bay in the Sea of Oman Journal Article

Bulletin of Marine Science, 91 (276), pp. 141-166, 2015, ISBN: 0007-4977.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Harmful Algal Bloom, mortality, Oman, Sea of Oman

Ponnampalam,L.,Collins,T.J.Q.,Minton,G.,Baldwin,R

Feeding ecology of small cetaceans in the Sultanate of Oman Journal Article

Poster presented at the 17th meeting of the Society for Marine Mammals in Cape Town, (433), 2007.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: bottlenose dolphin, bottlenose dolphins, cephalopod, cetacean, cetaceans, conservation, diet, Distribution, dolphin, dolphins, ecology, feeding, feeding ecology, fish, habitat, humpback dolphins, occurrence, Oman, prey, Spinner dolphin, Stenella longirostris, stomach contents, survey, tursiops

Banse,K.,English,D.C.

Geographical differences in seasonality of CZCS-derived phytoplankton pigment in the Arabian Sea for 1978-1986 Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 47 (322), pp. 1623-1677, 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, chlorophyll, depth, Gulf of Oman, lead, Oman, plankton, productivity, timing, trap, Upwelling

Whitehead,H.

Humpback whale songs from the North Indian Ocean Journal Article

Investigations on Cetacea, 17 (499), pp. 157-162, 1985.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Humpback Whale, humpback whales, Indian Ocean, North Pacific, Northern Hemisphere, Oman, singing, Southern Hemisphere

Mikhalev,Y.A.

Humpback whales Megaptera novaeangliae in the Arabian Sea Journal Article

Marine Ecology Progress Series, 149 (154), pp. 13-21, 1997.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Antarctic, Arabian Sea, Distribution, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, India, Indian Ocean, length, megaptera novaeangliae, Northern Hemisphere, Oman, Pakistan, pathology, population, Population Biology, population identity, reproduction, whale, whales, whaling

Pous, SP,Carton, Xavier,Lazure, Pascal

Hydrology and circulation in the Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman—Results from the GOGP99 Experiment: 1. Strait of Hormuz Journal Article

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 109 (437), 2004, ISBN: 2156-2202.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, hydrology, Musandam, oceanography, Oman, Sea of Oman, Strait of Hormuz

Vosmer,T.

Indigenous fishing craft of Oman Journal Article

The International Journal of Nautical Archeology, 26 (493), pp. 217-235, 1997.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Oman

Wakeham,S.G.,Peterson,M.L.,Hedges,J.I.,Lee,C.

Lipid biomarker fluxes in the Arabian Sea, with a comparison to the equatorial Pacific Ocean Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 49 (495), pp. 2265-2301, 2002.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, depth, Distribution, efficiency, Oman, Pacific Ocean

Braulik,G.,Ranjbar,S.,Owfi,F.,Aminrad,T.,Dakhteh,S.M.H.,Kamrani,E.,Mohsenizadeh,F.

Marine Mammal Records from Iran Journal Article

Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 11 (334), pp. 49-63, 2010.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: abundance, bottlenose dolphin, Bryde's whale, Common dolphin, conservation, Distribution, dolphin, dugong, fin whale, Finless Porpoise, fishing gear, Gulf of Oman, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, incidental capture, killer whale, location, mammals, management, marine, marine mammal, Marine mammals, mortality, mysticete, mysticetes, Oman, Porpoise, Risso's dolphin, rough-toothed dolphin, Spinner dolphin, whale, whales

Minton,G.,Collins,T.J.Q.,Pomilla,C.,Findlay,K.P.,Rosenbaum,H.C.,Baldwin,R,Brownell Jr,R.L.

Megaptera novaeangliae Journal Article

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/13283 (416), 2008.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, conservation, endangered, Humpback Whale, megaptera novaeangliae, Oman, whale

Tudhope,A.W.,Lea,D.W.,Shimmield,G.B.,Chilcott,C.P.,Head,S.

Monsoon climate and Arabian Sea coastal upwelling recorded in massive corals from southern Oman Journal Article

Palaios, 11 (486), pp. 347-361, 1996.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, coral, India, Oman, surface temperature, temperature, Upwelling

Van Waerebeek,K.,Gallagher,M.,Baldwin,R.,Papastavrou,V.,Al-Lawati,S.M.

Morphology and distribution of the spinner dolphin, Stenella longirostris, rough-toothed dolphin, Steno brednanensis and melon-headed whale, Peponocephala electra, from waters off the Sultanate of Oman Journal Article

The Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 1 (491), pp. 167-177, 1999.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Distribution, Indian Ocean, length, melon-headed whale, morphometrics, Oman, rough-toothed dolphin, Spinner dolphin, Stock identity, taxonomy

al-Robaae, Khalaf.

Neophocaena phocaenoides Journal Article

Bulletin of the Basrah Natural History Museum, 2 (286), pp. 47-49, 1975.

BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, Finless Porpoise, Iran, Iraq, Oman, Persian Gulf, Saudi Arabia

Ponnampalam, L.

No Danger in Sight? An Observation of Sperm Whales (Physeter macrocephalus) in Marguerite Formation off Muscat, Sultanate of Oman Journal Article

Aquatic Mammals, 42 (432), pp. 162-167, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: bottlenose dolphin, Grampus griseus, Interspecies interactions, Oman, Physeter macrocephalus, predation, Risso's dolphin, Social behaviour, sperm whale, tursiops sp

Al-Oufi,H.,McLean,E,Palfreman,A.

Observations upon the Al-Batinah artisanal fishery, the Sultanate of Oman Journal Article

Marine Policy, 24 (284), pp. 423-429, 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: behaviour, Distribution, education, Fisheries, fishing gear, management, Oman

Baldwin,R.M.

Oman's humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) Journal Article

The Journal of Oman Studies, 11 (316), pp. 11-18, 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: abundance, Arabian Sea, behaviour, conservation, Distribution, ecology, Gulf of Oman, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, incidental capture, megaptera novaeangliae, mortality, occurrence, Oman, population, population identity, status, survey, whale, whales

Weigmann,R.

On the ecology and feeding habits of the euphausiids (Crustacea) in the Arabian Sea (Zur Okologie und Eranhrungsbiologie der Euphausiaceen (Crustacea) im Arabischen Meer) Journal Article

Meteor Forschungsergeb., 5 (498), pp. 11-52, 1970.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, biology, density, diet, Distribution, ecology, Euphausiid, feeding, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, marine, Oman, population, populations, predation, Red Sea, Upwelling, zooplankton

Branch, T.A.,Stafford, K.M.,Palacios, D. M.,Allison, C.,Bannister, J.L,Burton, C.L.K.,Cabrera, E.,Carlson, C.A.,Galletti Vernazzani, B.,Gill, P.C.,Hucke-Gaete, R.,Jenner, K.C.S.,Jenner, M-N.,Matsuoka, K.,Mikhalev, Y.A.,Miyashita, T.,Morrice, M.G.,Nishiwaki, S.,Sturrock, V.J.,Tormosov, D.D.,Anderson, R.C.,Baker, A. N.,Best, P.B.,Borsa, P.,Brownell Jr, R.L.,Childerhouse, S.,Findlay, K.,Gerrodette, T.,Ilangakoon, A.,Joergensen, M.,Khan, B.,Ljungblad, D.K.,Maughan, B.,McCauley, R.D.,McKay, S.,Norris, T.F.,Oman Whale; Dolphin Research Group,Rankin, S.,Samaran, F.,Thiele, D.,Van Waerebeek, K.,Warneke, R.M.

Past and present distribution, densities and movements of blue whales Journal Article

Mammal Review, 37 (332), pp. 116-175, 2007.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: balaenoptera musculus, Blue whale, breeding grounds, Distribution, feeding grounds, Indian Ocean, Oman, Southern Hemispher

Kershaw, Francine,Leslie, Matthew S,Collins, Tim,Mansur, Rubaiyat M,Smith, Brian D,Minton, Gianna,Baldwin, Robert,LeDuc, Richard G,Anderson, R Charles,Brownell, Robert L

Population differentiation of 2 forms of Bryde’s Whales in the Indian and Pacific Oceans Journal Article

Journal of Heredity, 104 (394), pp. 755-764, 2013, ISBN: 0022-1503.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: balaenoptera, balaenoptera edeni, bangladesh, Bryde's whale, Maldives, Oman, Speciation, taxonomy

Rosenbaum, H.C.,Pomilla, C.,Mendez, M.C.,Leslie, M.,Best, P.,Findlay, K.,Minton, G.,Ersts, P.J.,Collins, T.,Engel, M.H.,Bonatto, S.,Kotze, D.,Meyer, M.,Barendse, J.,Thornton, M.,Razafindrakoto, Y.,Ngouessono, S,Vely, M.,Kiszka, J.

Population Structure of Humpback Whales from Their Breeding Grounds in the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans Journal Article

PLoS ONE, 4 (460), pp. e7318. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007318, 2009.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Humpback Whale, Indian Ocean, megaptera novaeangliae, migration, mtDNA, Oman, population identity, population structure, Population X, Southern Hemisphere

Barber,R.T.,Marra,J.,Bidigare,R.C.,Codispoti,L.A.,Halpern,D.,Johnson,Z.,Latasa,M.,Goericke,R.,Smith,S.L.

Primary productivity and its regulation in the Arabian Sea during 1995 Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 48 (323), pp. 1127-1172, 2001.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: abundance, Arabian Sea, Atlantic, location, North Atlantic, Oman, Pacific Ocean, performance, productivity, Upwelling

Lewis,B.L.,Luther III,G.W.

Processes controlling the distribution and cycling of manganese in the oxygen minimum zone of the Arabian Sea Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 47 (400), pp. 1541-1561, 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, depth, Distribution, Indian Ocean, Oman, oxygen minimum, Pakistan

Slijper,E.J.,Van Utrecht,W.L.,Naaktgeboren,C.

Remarks on the distribution and migration of whales Journal Article

Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde, 34 (475), pp. 4-86, 1964.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, Arabian Sea, Atlantic, density, Distribution, fin whale, Gulf of Aden, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, India, Indian Ocean, Maldives, migration, minke whale, minke whales, North Pacific, Oman, Pakistan, productivity, right whale, right whales, Southern Hemisphere, sperm whale, sperm whales, Strandings, whale, whales

Minton,G.,Collins,T.J.Q.,Findlay,K.P.,Ersts,P.J.,Rosenbaum,H.C.,Berggren,P.,Baldwin,R.M.

Seasonal distribution, abundance, habitat use and population identity of humpback whales in Oman Journal Article

Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, Special Issue on Southern Hemisphere Hum (415), pp. 185–198, 2011.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Distribution, Humpback Whale, humpback whales, Oman, population, population characteristics, whale, whales

Anderson, R.C.,Branch, T.A.,Alagiyawadu, A.,Baldwin, A.L.,Marsac, F.

Seasonal distribution, movements and taxonomic status of blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) in the northern Indian Ocean Journal Article

Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 12 (291), pp. 203–218, 2012.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, balaenoptera musculus, Blue whale, Indian Ocean, Maldives, Movements, Oman, taxonomy

Del Castillo,C.E.,Coble,P.G.

Seasonal variability of the colored dissolved organic matter during the 1994-95 NE and SW Monsoons in the Arabian Sea Journal Article

Deep-Sea Research Part II, 47 (86), pp. 1563-1579, 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Distribution, Oman, temperature

Morrison, John M,Codispoti, LA,Gaurin, S,Jones, B,Manghnani, V,Zheng, Z

Seasonal variation of hydrographic and nutrient fields during the US JGOFS Arabian Sea Process Study Journal Article

Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 45 (419), pp. 2053-2101, 1998, ISBN: 0967-0645.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Nutrient cycling, Oman, productivity, Upwelling

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