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Stress in mammals

Barbara E. Curry

Stress in mammals

the potential influence of fishery-induced stress on dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean

by Barbara E. Curry

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Southwest Fisheries Science Center in [La Jolla, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dolphins -- Effect of stress on.,
  • Mammals -- Effect of stress on.,
  • Dolphins -- Effect of stress on -- Pacific Ocean.,
  • Tuna fishing -- Pacific Ocean.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPotential influence of fishery-induced stress on dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean.
    StatementBarbara E. Curry.
    SeriesNOAA technical memorandum -- no. 260., NOAA-TM-NMFS-SWFSC -- 260.
    ContributionsSouthwest Fisheries Science Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 121 p. :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17702574M

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    documented that social interactions serve as an evolutionary important source of stress, and one that is virtually ubiquitous among mammalian species. Fear is a very strong stressor. Fear and pain are very strong causes of stress in livestock and stress affects the quality and value of meat from affected animals (Chambers and Grandin, ). the stress response in terms of cortisol arousal is doomed. For that matter, any attempt to define stress or the stress response is liable to be an exercise in frustration, for the evolutionary reason that the system does not have sharp boundaries or a single function. The closest we can come to a defining characteristic is the kinds of.

    The mammals of the world come to life in amazing detail with the Wild Mammals Adult Coloring Book! A lineup of some of the most recognizable and amazing animals from around the world adorn this 36 page coloring book by artist Lance Heddan. Lions, tigers, kangaroos, buffalo, elephants and more are all hand drawn with intricately detailed s: 5. Congress in Included in the mandate was a review of stress-related research on dolphins and other mammals with the intention of identifying mechanisms through which the physiological and psychological stresses imposed by chase and confinement might adversely affect dolphins. In a comprehensive review, Curry () concluded that “it is.


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These include laboratory research, research on domestic animals, clinical studies of stress effects in humans, and research on freeranging mammal ial stress effects of specific fisheries operations (search, chase, and capture) on the dolphins involved in Author: U.S.

Department of Commerce. Although the behavioral and physiological components of stress are well studied in a handful of laboratory mammals (especially muroid rodents and primates), our understanding of stress and its relevancy for an animal in its natural environment is rudimentary at best, and completely unknown at worst for the majority of the 5, species of mammals currently recognized (Wilson and Reeder, Cited by: In book: CRC Handbook of Marine Mammal Medicine, pp Cite this publication.

Circulating cortisol levels are accepted as a sensitive indicator of acute stress in marine mammals. Adaptive Responses to Thermal Stress in Mammals Yasser Lenis Sanin1 / Angélica María Zuluaga Cabrera2 / Ariel Marcel Tarazona Morales3 Abstract The environment animals have to cope with is a combination of natural factors such as tem-perature.

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in the field of stress physiology and behavioral research to identify the state-of-the-art science in stress physiology as it may apply to marine mammals, identify research needs for marine mammal stress-related research, and evaluate available or developing technologies for measuring indicators of stress ultimately in free-ranging marine mammals.

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Although much of the companion volume, Medicine of Australian Mammals, is still relevant and current, there have been significant advances in Australian mammal medicine and surgery since its publication in The.

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