Accession Number : AD0164958

Title :   Transporter for Stretcher Borne Animals.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hightower,John D. ; Conboy,Martin E. ; Phillips,Lawrence

Report Date : 22 MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The invention relates to the transport of stretcher borne animals and, more particularly, but not by way of limitation, it relates to an improved device for the transport of stretcher borne marine animals. The invention provides a device to confine a marine mammal during over land transport and maintain the animal's skin moisture without the services of a human attendant.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Land transportation, *Aquatic animals, Mammals, Stretchers, Marine biology

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE