Accession Number : ADD002400

Title :   Porpoise Stranding Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Steele,Joseph W

Report Date : 02 Dec 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The invention is a flexible sheet wound upon an attached reel to assume a taut position across the mouth of an animal enclosure from a dependent position. It conforms to the inner walls of the enclosure to raise and isolate a marine mammal contained therein.

Descriptors :   *Cetacea, *Patents, Aquatic animals, Animal husbandry, Equipment, Handling

Subject Categories : Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine
      Biology
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE