Map from:
Spatial and Seasonal Distribution of American Whaling and Whales in the Age of Sail

Tim D. Smith, Randall R. Reeves, Elizabeth A. Josephson, Judith N. Lund

Research Article | published 27 Apr 2012 | PLOS ONE



American Offshore Whaling Voyage Data now searchable on line at the National Marine Digital Library

Tbe documentation is available here or can be ordered as a printed booklet



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Contributions to World Whaling History



 World Whaling History is part of the the History of Marine Animal Populations  and the Census of Marine Life

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