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Keywords: prolonged glideClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (9): 1461–1470.
Published: 01 May 2003
... speed, depth, two-dimensional accelerations (stroke frequency and body angle) and temperature. All seals conducted multiple deep dives (the mean dive depth range for each animal was 223.3±66.5–297.9±164.7 m). Prolonged gliding while descending was observed with thinner females ( N =5 seals...