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Hawaiian monk seal on Lisianski Island, 1983

Thea C. Johanos

Hawaiian monk seal on Lisianski Island, 1983

by Thea C. Johanos

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Published by National Oceanic and Atmopsheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Southwest Fisheries Center in [Seattle, Wash.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monk seals.,
  • Seals (Animals) -- Hawaii -- Lisianski Island.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThea C. Johanos, Alan K.H. Kam.
    SeriesNOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFC -- -58., NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFC -- 58.
    ContributionsKam, Alan K. H., Southwest Fisheries Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. :
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14272702M

    Infectious disease monitoring of the endangered Hawaiian monk seal Article (PDF Available) in Journal of wildlife diseases 43(2) May with 87 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Hawaiian monk seals typically haul out on sandy beaches. Population Global: An estimated to 1, individuals are all that remain of the Mediterranean monk seal. The Hawaiian Monk Seal population was observed to decline from 1, total individuals in to 1, in

    Hawaiian monk seal, free images. Images explicitly placed in the public domain. You can use all images from this gallery for whatever you want, use it freely for personal and commercial use. —Range of the Hawaiian monk seal and number of births recorded at each island from to April SCHULTZ ET AL.—HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL .

      New Attention for the Effort to Save the Monk Seals. was scouting for recently weaned Hawaiian monk seals on Lisianski Island, one of a dozen coral . In , critical habitat for the Hawaiian monk seal was designated at all beach areas, sand spits and islets, including all beach crest vegetation to its deepest extent inland, lagoon waters, inner reef waters, and ocean waters out to a depth of 10 fathoms ( m) around Kure Atoll, Midway Islands (except Sand Island), Pearl and Hermes Reef.


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Hawaiian monk seal on Lisianski Island, 1983 by Thea C. Johanos Download PDF EPUB FB2

Renowned Hawaii artist Patrick Ching shares his knowledge and enthusiasm for Hawaiian monk seals in this colorful, engaging book for readers of all ages.

Ching provides readers with a close-up look at the Hawaiian monk seal's habits and life cycle--from its beginnings as a lanky black pup to full maturity as an adult weighing more than by: A previous review of nearly 5, monk seal births over a year period between and revealed only seven sets of twin pups.

Thus, monk seal twinning occurs in only %of all : Nina Wu. Hawaiian Monk Seal Population Research, Lisianski Island, [Stone, H. Sheridan, Southwest Fisheries Science Center Npaa] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hawaiian Monk Seal Population Research, Lisianski Island, Cited by: Lisianski Island, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands during the summer ofindicated regular use of shallow to moderate depth waters ( m) by six adult male monk seals, Monachus schauinslandi, and occasional dives to at.

Hawaiian monk seals are distributed throughout the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) in six main reproductive populations at French Frigate Shoals, Laysan Island, Lisianski Island, Pearl and Hermes Reef, Midway Atoll, and Kure Atoll.

The first comprehensive Recovery Plan for the Hawaiian monk seal (Gilmartin, ) was a major step forward in the concerted efforts at a national level to save the species from extinction. However, more than 20 years later the species was still in dangerous decline, and the Recovery Plan was revised in (NMFS, ).

This data set contains records of Hawaiian monk seal and green turtle sightings in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) since at Lisianski Island, and since for most other locations.

Data are collected during standardized whole-island surveys, both timed (censuses/atoll counts) and not timed (patrols/behavior patrols). Other types of surveys and incidental observations are also in.

This data set contains records of Hawaiian monk seal and green turtle sightings in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) since at Lisianski Island, and since for most other locations.

Data are collected during standardized whole-island surveys, both timed (censuses/atoll counts) and not timed (patrols/behavior patrols).Cited by: 1. HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL (Monachus schauinslandi) STOCK DEFINITION AND GEOGRAPHIC RANGE Hawaiian monk seals are distributed throughout the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) in six main reproductive populations at French Frigate Shoals, Laysan Island, Lisianski Island, Pearl and Hermes Reef, Midway Atoll, and Kure Atoll.

the Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus), as well as the Caribbean monk seal (Monachus tY') which is now thought to be extinct. Unpublished reports listed as resulting from the Pacific Ocean Biological. Crittercam reveals crucial evidence that could solve the Northwest Hawaiian Islands mysterious monk seal deaths — the only endangered marine.

Lisianski Island is one of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, with a land area of acres and a maximum elevation of 40 feet above sea level. It is a low, flat sand and coral island about nautical miles northwest of Honolulu.

The island is surrounded by reefs and shoals, including the extensive Neva Shoals. Access to the island is limited by helicopter or by boat to a narrow sandy inlet on the Archipelago: Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

She explains the Hawaiian monk seal main habits and a few simple steps we can all take to help protect this critically endangered marine mammal. I have used my photographs to illustrate it. I hope, through this book, children learn about this amazing animal that is struggling so much to survive in our planet Earth and become active ers: Hawaiian Monk Seals has 1, members.

We created a gathering place for those who have been following Rocky and Kaimana on our seal cam since she was born. The ancient Hawaiian name was "llio holo I ka uaua" meaning "dog that runs in rough water." The Hawaiian monk seal is one of the most endangered marine mammals in the world, and the rarest seal or sea lion in US waters.

Weighing between pounds ( kg) and feet ( m) in length, females are slightly larger than males. Hello. This ridiculously cute Hawaiian monk seal is chomping on some roots. Hawaiian monk seals are the most endangered marine mammal in the world with only about 1, animals left.

Seal Commission, held on March April 8, in Washington, D.C., 33 p. + appendix tables and figures. 46(3) ner and McCann, ). Hawaiian monk seals, Monachus schauinslandi, are also known to become entangled in fishing gear and other synthetic debris.

Monk seals with distinctive, garrote scars have been observed, as have animals bearing. SPECIES- Hawaiian Monk Seal (Monachus schauinslandi) CURRENT RANGE- Hawaiian Islands CURRENT THREAT- Human encroachment, entanglement in fishing nets, low levels of genetic variation CONSERVATION STATUS- Critically Endangered WHERE YOU CAN SEE THEM- Laysan, Midway, Pearl and Hermes Atoll, French Frigate Shoals, Lisianski and, occasionally, the beaches of Hawaii's Big Island.

When the monk seal field team landed on Lisianski in late Maythey discovered year-old mom GV18, in her reproductive prime, with two pups. A previous review of nearly 5, monk seal births over 26 years (–) revealed only seven sets of twin pups.

Adult female Hawaiian monk seal found dead. Ma to in the NWHI to monitor the Hawaiian monk seal population. Sincemost Hawaiian Islands west of Necker Island (i.e., French Frigate Shoals, Laysan Island, Lisianski Island, Pearl and Hermes Reef, Midway, and Kure Atoll) have been visited and included as study sites.

The. The Hawaiian monk seal (Neomonachus schauinslandi, formerly Monachus schauinslandi), is an endangered species of earless seal in the family Phocidae that is endemic to the Hawaiian Islands. The Hawaiian monk seal is one of two remaining monk seal species; the other is the Mediterranean monk seal.

A third species, the Caribbean monk seal, is extinct. The Hawaiian monk seal is the only seal Class: Mammalia.Get this from a library! Hawaiian monk seal population research, Lisianski Island, [H Sheridan Stone; Southwest Fisheries Center (U.S.); Southwest Fisheries Center (U.S.).

Honolulu Laboratory.; United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.].The Hawaiian monk seal is one of the most endangered seal species in the world. The population overall has been declining for over six decades and current numbers are only about one-third of historic population levels.

Importantly, however, the prol.