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Sedation at Sea of Entangled North Atlantic Right Whales (Eubalaena glacialis) to Enhance Disentanglement

  • Michael Moore mail,

    mmoore@whoi.edu

    Affiliation: Biology Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Michael Walsh,

    Affiliation: Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • James Bailey,

    Affiliation: Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • David Brunson,

    Affiliation: Veterinary Specialty Team - Sedation, Pain Management and Anesthesiology, Pfizer Inc., Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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  • Frances Gulland,

    Affiliation: Veterinary Science, The Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito, California, United States of America

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  • Scott Landry,

    Affiliation: Marine Animal Entanglement Response, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • David Mattila,

    Affiliation: Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, National Ocean Service, National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration, Kihei, Hawaii, United States of America

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  • Charles Mayo,

    Affiliation: Marine Animal Entanglement Response, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Christopher Slay,

    Affiliation: Coastwise Consulting Inc., Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Jamison Smith,

    Affiliation: Protected Resources Division, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration, Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Teresa Rowles

    Affiliation: Marine Mammal Conservation Division, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration, Silver Spring, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: March 09, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0009597

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