An Introduction to Marine Mammal Biology and Conservation by E.C.M. Parsons with Amy Bauer, Dominic McCafferty, Mark Simmonds, and Andrew Wright. This textbook was designed as an introductory-level college textbook for marine mammal conservation classes. The text provides an overview of marine mammal taxonomy, evolution, adaptations, and ecology and status. Conservation topics include pollutants, laws to protect marine mammals, and the International Whaling Commission. The textbook is published by Jones & Bartlett Learning and can be found on Amazon.