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Effect of Tourism Vessels on the Behavior of the Pantropical Spotted Dolphin (Stenella attenuate) in Drake Bay and Isla del CaƱo, Costa Rica

Costa Rica has recorded an increase in cetacean-watching activities; however, little is known about their biological impact on coastal dolphin populations in the country and the region in general. Globally, this activity has had economic benefits for...

Occurrence and Behavior of Three Dolphin Species (Cetacea: Delphinidae) in two Pacific Coastal Zones of Costa Rica

Of the 28 species of cetaceans that live in Costa Rican waters, only three have been studied rigorously in the last years: the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), the coastal spotted dolphin of the Pacific (Stenella attenuata graffmani), and the...

Bottlenose and Spotted Dolphins as Indicators of Pesticides in Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica, and Their Value as Ecosystem Protectors

Fundacion Promar promotes and coordinates the study of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the pantropical spotted dolphin (Stenella attenuata) as indicators of pollution in Golfo Dulce in the southern Pacific region of Costa Rica. The s...