Accession Number:

ADA136087

Title:

Report on ONR Conference on 'Dolphin Behavior and Cognition: Comparative and Ecological Aspects', Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute, San Diego, California, 92109, July 6-9, 1983.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Oct 82-31 Dec 83,

Corporate Author:

HUBBS-SEA WORLD RESEARCH INST SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

A four-day conference sponsored by ONR on dolphin behavior and cognition was held July 6-9 in San Diego, California. Thirty-four scientists representing the disciplines of neurophysiology, animal behavior, bioacoustics, sociobiology and cognitive etholgy participated. The objectives of the conference were to 1 survey thes current research on dolphin behavior, cognition and communication and 2 place the results of past and current research into a broader biological and psychological perspective. The conference was divided into 10 sections each with two target papers and two commentaries addressing the aforementioned objectives. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE