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15 06, 2016

NOAA Releases Draft Ocean Noise Strategy Roadmap

By |2016-06-15T17:16:12+00:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: News, PCoD, Research & Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  This month we were really excited to see the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) release their draft Ocean Noise Strategy Roadmap for public comment. This is the first coordinated initiative by the US regulator to address issues of man-made noise in the oceans. And, SMRU Consulting is already collaborating on this novel effort [...]

22 05, 2015

Why scientists spend hours sifting through sea lion poop

By |2015-05-22T06:11:15+00:00May 22nd, 2015|Categories: News, Publications, Research & Development, SMRUC North America|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  You are what you eat, even if you’re a sea lion!  Did you know that sea lion poop could be used to determine diet? Seal and sea lion researchers often travel to remote locations to collect scats from haul-out areas and rookeries. The scats are labeled with an ID number and location, and then brought [...]