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Keyword(s): "Tursiops truncatus"

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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...

Marine Turtle Research and Conservation in Uruguay

Cerro Verde is a protected area of Uruguay that includes the Bañados del Este and Coastal Strand Biosphere Reserve. The green turtle (Chelonia mydas) is a flagship species for the conservation of the area’s biodiversity, including marine mammals (suc...