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17 05, 2016

New Study on aggregating effects from multiple noise sources

By |2016-05-17T13:46:17+00:00May 17th, 2016|Categories: News, PCoD, Publications|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

In order to look at the responses of marine mammals to underwater sound, usually one single loud sound source is considered in the models. In reality, marine mammals are exposed to multiple sound sources through time and space. But now a new modelling approach has been developed to allow models to incorporate sound levels from multiple sources. [...]

27 05, 2015

Sounds of the Sea: How to Listen to the World's Largest Database of Marine Mammal Sounds

By |2015-05-27T20:11:00+00:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: News, SMRUC North America|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Did you know that bearded seals sound like spaceships? That blue whales can communicate across ocean basins? That humpback whales sing songs? And that dolphins make sounds through their blowholes? Most terrestrial animals rely heavily on their senses of sight and smell to communicate. In water, these senses are limited because light is readily absorbed and [...]