North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) ignore ships but respond to alerting stimuli

Article: 

Bay of Fundy

Target catch: 

N/A

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild
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Effect on target catch: 

N/A

Effect on bycatch species: 

Whales showed a mild response to social sounds of conspecifics and no response to sound of approaching vessel.

Bycatch species: 

Reduction technique: