Papers

REPORT OF THE JOINT ACCOBAMS/ASCOBANS/ECS/SPA-RAC WORKSHOP ON MARINE DEBRIS AND CETACEAN STRANDING.
ACCOBAMS- ECS Joint WK on Marine Debris and Stranding /2018/ Report.

Assessing the relationship between cetacean strandings (Tursiops truncatus and Stenella coeruleoalba) and fishery pressure indicators in Sicily (Mediterranean Sea) within the framework of the EU Habitats Directive.
Roberto Crosti, Antonella Arcangeli, Teresa Romeo & Franco Andaloro Eur J Wildl Res (2017) 63: 55 .

Cuvier’s Beaked Whale, Ziphius cavirostris, Distribution and Occurrence in the Mediterranean Sea: High-Use Areas and Conservation Threats.
M. Podestà, A. Azzellino, A. Cañadas, A. Frantzis, A. Moulins, M. Rosso, P. Tepsich, C. Lanfredi Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 75, pp 103-140 (2016).
The first record of True’s beaked whale, Mesoplodon mirus, from the Mediterranean coast of Turkey during multiple strandings in June 2016. SHORT COMMUNICATION.
Ayaka Amaha Öztürk, Ayhan Dede, Arda M. Tonay, Erdem Danyer, Işıl Aytemiz Danyer, Elif Özgür Özbek, Didem Ercan, Bayram Öztürk J. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment Vol. 22, No. 2: 194-199 (2016).
Cetacean stranding rate correlates with fish stock dynamics: research of harbour porpoises in the Sea of Azov.
Karina Vishnyakova • Pavel Gol’din Mar Biol (2015) 162:359–366.

Differentiation at necropsy between in vivo gas embolism and putrefaction using a gas score.
Yara Bernaldo de Quirós, Pedro Saavedra, Andreas Møllerløkken, Alf O. Brubakk, Arve Jørgensen, Oscar González-Díaz, Jose L. Martín-Barrasa, Antonio Fernández Research in Veterinary Science 106 (2016) 48–55.

Estimates of cetacean by-catch in the turbot fishery on the Turkish Western Black Sea Coast in 2007 and 2008.
Arda M. Tonay Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 2016, 96(4), 993–998.
Preliminary study on a stranding case of Mediterranean monk seal Monachus monachus (Hermann, 1779) on the Eastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey .
Selection of critical habitats for bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) based on behavioral data, in relation to marine traffic in the Istanbul Strait, Turkey
Aylin Akkaya Bas, Ayaka Amaha Öztürk And Bayram Özturk Marine MammalL Science, (2014) DOI: 10.1111/mms.12202
Conserving Cuvier’s beaked whales in the Alboran Sea (SW Mediterranean): Identification of high density areas to be avoided by intense man-made sound
Cañadas A, J.A. Vázquez. Biological Conservation 178 (2014) 155–162A
Small dolphins in a small sea: age, growth and life-history aspects of the Black Sea common bottlenose dolphin Tursiops truncatus
Pavel Gol’din, Elena Gladilina. Aquatic biology. Vol. 23: 159–166, 2015.
First stranding record of a Risso’s Dolphin (Grampus griseus) in the Marmara Sea, Turkey.
Ayhan Dede1,2*, Arda M. Tonay1,2, Hakkı Bayar2,3, Ayaka A. Öztürk1,2.
Cetacean stranding rate correlates with fish stock dynamics: research of harbour porpoises in the Sea of Azov.
Karina Vishnyakova, Pavel Gol’din Marine Biology. DOI 10.1007/s00227-014-2600-x.
Preliminary study on a stranding case of Mediterranean monk seal Monachus monachus (Hermann, 1779) on the Eastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey .
Erdem Danyer, Işıl Aytemiz, Ali Cemal Gücü, Arda M. Tonay J. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment. Vol. 20, No. 2: 152-157 (2014)
Effects of a morbillivirus epizootic on long-finned pilot whales Globicephala melas in Spanish Mediterranean waters.
Kaja Wierucka1,*, Philippe Verborgh1, Rossa Meade1, Leyla Colmant1, Pauline Gauffier1, Ruth Esteban1, Renaud de Stephanis2, Ana Cañadas3.
Stranding of the beaked whales, Risso’s dolphins, and a minke whale on the Turkish coast of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea.
Öztürk, A. A., Tonay, A. M., Dede, A. J. Black Sea/MediterraneanEnvironment 17:269-274.2011.
 
Life-history tables of the Mediterranean fin whale from stranding data.
Massimo Arrigoni1,2, Piero Manfredi3, Simone Panigada2, Lorenzo Bramanti1,4 & Giovanni Santangelo.

Perception of a cetacean mass stranding in Italy: the emergence of compassion.
Giovanni Bearzi_, Nino Pierantonio, Silvia Bonizzoni, Giuseppe Notarbartolo Di Sciara And Massimo Demma. Aquatic Conservation: Marine And Freshwater Ecosystems. 20: 644–654 (2010).

Biomass removal by dolphins and fisheries in a Mediterranean Sea coastal area: do dolphins have an ecological impact on fisheries?
Bearzi G., Agazzi S., Gonzalvo J., Bonizzoni S., Costa M., Petroselli A. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 20(5):549-559.2010 .
Conserving whales, dolphins and porpoises in the Mediterranean and Black Seas: an ACCOBAMS status report.
Notarbartolo di Sciara G., Birkun A., Jr.ACCOBAMS, Monaco. 212 p. , 2010.
Resurgence of Morbillivirus infection in Mediterranean dolphins off the French coast.
N. Keck, O. Kwiatek, F. Dhermain, F. Dupraz, H. Boulet, C. Danes, C. Laprie, A. Perrin, J. Godenir, L. Micout, G. Libeaut.
Ecology and conservation of common bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus in the Mediterranean Sea.
Bearzi G., Fortuna C.M., Reeves R.R. Mammal Review. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2907.2008.00133.x .
Influence of environmental factors on small cetacean distribution in the Spanish Mediterranean.
A. Gómez de Segura, P.S. Hammond, J.A. Raga Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. P. 1-8, 2008 .
Partitioning of the Pelagos Sanctuary (north-western Mediterranean Sea) into hotspots and coldspots of cetacean distributions.
Aurélie Moulins, Massimiliano Rosso, Marco Ballardini and Maurizio Würtz Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, p. 1-9, 2008 .
Seasonal variation of striped dolphins, fin- and sperm whales’ abundance in the Ligurian Sea (Mediterranean Sea).
S. Laran, V. Drouot-Dulau Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. Vol. 87, p. 345–352, 2007 .
Genetic variation and population structure of western Mediterranean and northern Atlantic Stenella coeruleoalba populations inferred from microsatellite data .
V.J.R. Bourret, M.R.J.M. Macé, B. Crouau-Roy Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. Vol. 87, p. 265–269, 2007 .
REAL DECRETO 1727/2007, de 21 de diciembre, por el que se establecen medidas de protección de los cetáceos.
MINISTERIO DE LA PRESIDENCIA, SPANISH GOVERNMENT.
Panel quits in row over sonar damage.
R. Dalton. Nature. Vol. 439, 376-377, 26 January 2006.
Echouage de mammifères marins:guide d’intervention et procédures d’autopsie.
Jauniaux T., Garcia Hartmann M., Haelters J., Tavernier J., Coignoul F. Ann. Méd. Vét., 2002, 146, 261-216 .