Molecular Data and Images from Space Used to Study Imperiled Coastal Dolphins

This satellite image of chlorophyll concentration, obtained from the SeaWiFS satellite, was used by researchers to understand how franciscana dolphin populations are formed by environmental barriers. (Credit: Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA) ScienceDaily (May 10, 2010) Using DNA samples and images from Earth-orbiting satellites, conservationists from Columbia University, the Wildlife Conservation Society, the American Museum
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