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Were Multiple Stressors a ‘Perfect Storm’ for Northern Gulf of Mexico Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in 2011?

  • Ruth H. Carmichael mail,

    rcarmichael@disl.org

    Affiliations: University Programs, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States of America, Department of Marine Sciences, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, United States of America

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  • William M. Graham,

    Affiliations: University Programs, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States of America, Department of Marine Sciences, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi, United States of America

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  • Allen Aven,

    Affiliations: University Programs, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States of America, Department of Marine Sciences, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, United States of America

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  • Graham Worthy,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States of America

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  • Stephan Howden

    Affiliation: Department of Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi, United States of America

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  • Published: July 18, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0041155

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 26 Jul 2012 at 16:10 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Deccan Herald
Title: “Biggest oil spill causes highest number of dolphin deaths”
http://www.deccanherald.c...

Publication: Examiner.com
Title: “Oil not the only cause of 2011 Gulf Coast dolphin kill - Birmingham Top News | Examiner.com”
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Publication: International Science Times
Title: “Dolphin Death Due To 'Perfect Storm' Of Cold Water And Oil Spill - International Science Times”
http://www.isciencetimes....

Publication: Live Science
Title: “BP Oil Spill May Have Contributed to Dolphin Deaths, Study Finds | LiveScience”
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Publication: Mongabay.com
Title: “Deepwater Horizon oil spill may have played role in dolphin deaths”
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Publication: Nature News
Title: “Perfect storm hit Gulf of Mexico dolphins : Nature News & Comment”
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Publication: New York Times Green blog
Title: “Piecing the Puzzle Together on Dolphin Deaths - NYTimes.com”
http://green.blogs.nytime...

Publication: Think Progress
Title: “BP Oil Disaster Prompts 'Perfect Storm' Behind Mass Dolphin Deaths, Study Finds | ThinkProgress”
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