Skip to main content
Refine Results
Species Category

All Science & Data

9 resources match your filter criteria.

Tracking Time Differences of Arrivals of Multiple Sound Sources in the Presence of Clutter and Missed Detections

This study proposes a multi-target tracking method to automate TDOA tracking demonstrated on false killer whale recordings from Hawaiian waters.
November 05, 2021 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Patterns of Depredation in the Hawai’i Deep-Set Longline Fishery Informed by Fishery and False Killer Whale Behavior

We analyzed behavior data on false killer whales to identify patterns that could help fishermen avoid interactions with whales.
August 04, 2021 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Surveying Whales and Dolphins During a Pandemic

Researchers “quaran-teamed” for the Marianas research expedition in the name of science.
July 09, 2021 - Survey ,
A screenshot of a MACS daily virtual meeting. A serenade for a team member’s birthday during a daily virtual meeting. Photo: NOAA Fisheries.

False Killer Whale Stock Boundary Maps

Range maps for populations (stocks) of false killer whales in Hawaiian waters.
February 10, 2021 - Map ,

Whistle Classification of Sympatric False Killer Whale Populations in Hawaiian Waters Yields Low Accuracy Rates

In the Hawaiian Archipelago, three genetically distinct false killer whale populations coexist. Researchers investigated whether their whistles could be used to identify populations in acoustic recordings when genetic or photographic-identification data are unavailable.
October 18, 2019 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Abundance Estimates for Management of Endangered False Killer Whales in the Main Hawaiian Islands

This collaboration between NOAA, non-profit, and citizen scientists, provides the first reliable abundance estimates of endangered main Hawaiian Islands false killer whales for management.
September 10, 2018 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,

Main Hawaiian Islands Insular False Killer Whale Critical Habitat Designation Map

Map and GIS data representing critical habitat for the main Hawaiian Islands insular false killer whales in waters from 45 meters to 3,200 meters (49 to 3,500 yards) in depth surrounding the main Hawaiian Islands (from Ni‘ihau to Hawai‘i Island).
July 24, 2018 - Map ,

That's a Wrap: HICEAS 2017 is Complete!

HICEAS: Hawaiian Islands Cetacean and Ecosystem Assessment Survey

Lasker Leg 4 science team just before departing Honolulu on November 15, 2017. From left to right: Bernardo Alps (Cetacean Observer), Juan Carlos Salinas (Lead Cetacean Observer), Charlotte Boyd (Cetacean Observer), Michael Richlen (Visiting Scientis
December 29, 2017 - Research ,

The HICEAS Adventures Continue: Two Ships Join Forces to Search for Whales and Dolphins in Hawaiian Waters

HICEAS: Hawaiian Islands Cetacean and Ecosystem Assessment Survey

NOAA Ships Oscar Elton Sette and Reuben Lasker
November 13, 2017 - Research ,