Author(s): Peter Gill
Whale watching in Australia and New Zealand has become a passion for many people in recent years. This guide is for all adventurous people who want to take a closer and well-informed look at these fascinating mammals. Includes: the ecology and behaviour of whales and dolphins; interesting insights into whaling history, conservation and research.
Peter Gill has been involved in whale research since 1983 and is currently studying blue whale ecology off the coast of Victoria and South Australia. He is the author of several books about whales and many scientific papers and magazine articles. Cecilia Burke is a photographer and journalist with a special interest in wildlife and conservation issues.