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Sampling of biopsies from bowhead whales in Disko Bay

General

Project start
15.02.2017
Project end
15.05.2017
Type of project
Research
Project theme
Marine ecosystems
Project topic
Biology
Marine mammals

Fieldwork / Study

Fieldwork country
Greenland (DK)
Fieldwork region
Greenland, North-West
Fieldwork location

Geolocation is 69.0263356, -52.0447051

Fieldwork start
15.02.2017
Fieldwork end
15.05.2017

Project details

24.09.2018
Science / project plan

In order to monitor the population development of bowhead whales in West Greenland biopsy samples will be collected in Disko Bay to allow for mark-recapture abundance estimation based on genetics. 

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