The Status of the Caspian Seal in the Turkmen Sector

@ 2021. E.A. Rustamov (1), A.A. Sherbina (2), A.V. Belousova (3), S.B. Mammedov (2).
(1) Chair of Coordinating Committee of Ramsar Regional Initiatives of Central Asia; e-mail: elldaru@mail.ru
(2) Khazar State Nature Reserve, Turkmenistan.
(3) All-Russian Research Institute for Environmental Protection, Moscow, Russia.


The Status of the Caspian Seal in the Turkmen Sector of the Caspian Sea, 2012-2021

Abstract

The analysis of the population dynamics of the Caspian seal in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea is carried out. The registration places and seasonal and multi-year counts are shown. Limiting factors, causes for mortalities, and conservation issues are discussed.

To download the scientific paper: Rustamov et al., 2021.

In the photo by P.I. Yerokhin a Caspian seal pup on Ogurjaly Island, the Caspian Sea, Turkmenistan, 2002.

 

 

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