Marine Mammal Biology: An Evolutionary Approach
A. Rus Hoelzel
Wiley, Apr 1, 2009 - Science - 448 pages
This book provides a general introduction to the biology of marine mammals, and an overview of the adaptations that have permitted mammals to succeed in the marine environment. Each chapter, written by experts in their field, will provide an up-to-date review and present the major discoveries and innovations in the field. Important technical advances such as satellite telemetry and time-depth-recorders will be described in boxes.