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27 04, 2018

The cost of lactation

By |2018-04-27T11:51:23+00:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: News, PCoD, Publications|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Announcing the release of an exciting new paper linking maternal body size and condition during lactation to calf growth rates in southern right whales, using drones! […]

28 06, 2016

Shipping noise impacts whale communication

By |2016-06-28T08:43:34+00:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: Publications|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A really interesting new paper has been published that looks at the potential for underwater noise to interfere with communication between mother-calf pairs of North Atlantic right whales. […]

14 10, 2015

Right whales aren't where we think: implications for renewable energy projects on the US East coast

By |2015-10-14T21:42:15+00:00October 14th, 2015|Categories: News, Renewables, Research & Development, SMRUC North America|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Offshore wind farms are in the early stages of development off the eastern coast of the US, with two projects currently under construction: the Block Island Wind Farm in Rhode Island and the Fisherman’s Energy Wind Farm in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The eastern seaboard is a prime location for the development of renewable energy projects, [...]

25 09, 2015

Wave gliders: game changing technology for monitoring marine mammals

By |2015-09-25T19:14:18+00:00September 25th, 2015|Categories: News, Renewables, Research & Development, SMRUC North America, Video|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

East Carolina University’s Blackbeard wave glider has survived its first at-sea trials this week and has been successfully deployed off the North Carolina coast. The Blackbeard wave glider is manufactured by Liquid Robotics and contains a St Andrews Instrumentation Decimus® system to detect marine mammals. […]

21 05, 2015

Right whales may have distinct 'voices'

By |2015-05-21T10:32:39+00:00May 21st, 2015|Categories: News, Research & Development, Video|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Right whales may have distinct ‘voices’ A really cool new study has found that right whales may have “distinctive voices” in their upcalls. This could be functionally similar to the way dolphins have signature whistles. […]