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International Whaling Commission

Overview
Works: 304 works in 525 publications in 1 language and 11,944 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  History  Annual reports 
Roles: Editor, Other, isb
Classifications: QL737.C4, 599.5
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Most widely held works by International Whaling Commission
Reproduction in whales, dolphins, and porpoises : proceedings of the Conference, Cetacean Reproduction, Estimating Parameters for Stock Assessment and Management, La Jolla, California, 28 November-7 December 1981 by International Whaling Commission( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 40 papers arranged under the headings:-
Journal of cetacean research and management( )

in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Right whales : past and present status : proceedings of the Workshop on the Status of Right Whales, New England Aquarium, Boston, Massachusetts, 15-23 June 1983 by Workshop on the Status of Right Whales( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 papers on the distribution of right whales and on historical whaling of the species
Aboriginal/subsistence whaling (with special reference to the Alaska and Greenland fisheries)( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains the reports of three panels of experts called in by the IWC to examine three aspects of aboriginal subsistence whaling: I) Wildlife; II) Nutrition; III) Cultural Anthropology; Although largely called in response to the Alaskan bowhead whale fishery the volume also contains valuable information on the Greenlandic fisheries
Historical whaling records : including the proceedings of the International Workshop on Historical Whaling Records, Sharon, Massachusetts, September 12-16, 1977 by International Whaling Commission( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes papers on methods of data collection and assessment, interpretation of historic logbooks and journals, historic whaling data for the western Arctic bowhead whale population, etc
Genetic ecology of whales and dolphins : incorporating the proceedings of the workshop on the genetic analysis of cetacean populations by A. Rus Hoelzel( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of papers on the genetics of whales and dolphins includes a review of stocks, methodology, population studies and analysis of the application of genetics to the conservation and management of cetaceans
Gillnets and cetaceans : incorporating the proceedings of the symposium and workshop on the mortality of cetaceans in passive fishing nets and traps by William F Perrin( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume represents the most complete and current account of the world-wide problem that probably represents the most serious threat to cetaceans today. It represents the culmination of over four years work, beginning with the organisation of a Symposium and Workshop held in La Jolla in 1990. The volume includes the report of that Workshop, the IWC Scientific Committee's report on stocks of small cetaceans that are subjected to significant' directed and incidental takes as submitted to the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development and a total of over 50 peer-reviewed papers presented to the Workshop, subsequent IWC Scientific Committee meetings or requested to address important relevant issues not covered by the presented papers. The papers in the volume are organised into the following sections: North Atlantic (incl. Baltic and Mediterranean); Central America and Caribbean; Western South Atlantic; Africa and Indian Ocean; Asia and North Pacific Pelagic; Eastern North Pacific; Southeastern Pacific; Causes and Solutions
Behaviour of whales in relation to management : incorporating the proceedings of a workshop of the same name held in Seattle, Washington, 19-23 April 1982( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

14 papers concerning the behaviour and population dynamics of whales including studies in the Beaufort, Bering and Chukchi seas
Report of the Commission by International Whaling Commission( )

in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comprehensive assessment of whale stocks : the early years( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology of the phocoenids : a collection of papers( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report of the International Whaling Commission by International Whaling Commission( )

in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprises the non-scientific, i.e. mainly administrative, sections of the earlier publication, Report of the International Whaling Commission, in particular the Chairman's report of the immediately preceding Annual meeting. Includes the text of the International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling, 1946, its Protocols, latest Schedule to the Convention, Rules of Procedure and Financial Regulations
The anthropology of community-based whaling in Greenland : a collection of papers submitted to the International Whaling Commission( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occurrence and Distribution of Subsistence Whaling by Indigenous Peoples
Chemical pollutants and cetaceans : incorporating the reports leading to the development of the Pollution 2000+ programme( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whaling, amendments to the schedule to the International Whaling Convention of 1946 by International Whaling Commission( )

in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of the International Whaling Commission( )

in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Right whales : worldwide status( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling, 1946 : schedule (as amended by the Commission at the 31st annual meeting, London, July 1979 and replacing that dated April 1979) by International Whaling Commission( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humpback whales : status in the Southern hemisphere( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review of biology and fisheries for smaller cetaceans by Meeting on Smaller Cetaceans( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityInternational Commission on Whaling

CBI

Comisión Ballenera Internacional

Commission baleinière internationale

Commission Internationale Baleinière

Commission Internationale Balleinière

Commission on Whaling

International Commission on Whaling

International whaling commission

Internationale Walfangkommission

IWC

IWC (International Whaling Commission)

Kokusai Hogei Iinkai

Whaling Commission

コクサイ ホゲイ イインカイ

Languages
English (181)

Covers
The sounding of the whale : science & cetaceans in the twentieth centuryThe whale warToward a sustainable whaling regimeWhaling in Japan : power, politics and diplomacyScientific uncertainty and the politics of whaling