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2006-2010, SMRU Ltd., SeaGen Strangford Lough, Monitoring of Harbour Porpoise in Strangford Lough with focus on the Narrows

2006-2010, SMRU Ltd., SeaGen Strangford Lough, Monitoring of Harbour Porpoise in Strangford Lough with focus on the Narrows

Topic categories:

Marine Mammals

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Tidal

Collection date:

Apr 2006 - Nov 2010

Development:

SeaGen Strangford Lough

Publication date:

May 2021

Organisation:

SMRU Ltd.

Phase:

Post-construction

Description

Harbour porpoises are the most abundant marine mammal in British and Irish shelf waters, and are widely distributed throughout coastal and shelf waters. They regularly enter bays and estuaries, but the extent to which they exhibit home ranges is unknown. Harbour porpoises are extremely difficult to observe in the wild, as they generally travel alon...