dolphin breaching by Gwen McKenna

OCEAN NOISE GUIDANCE BY NOAA UNLIKELY TO BE VERY USEFUL Thursday, March 17, 2016Last Update: 5:49 PM PT Ocean Noise Guidance Delayed Again By RAMONA YOUNG-GRINDLE        WASHINGTON (CN) – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s guidance document for acoustic thresholds for marine mammals, expected a year ago, was delayed again to incorporate the Navy’s input. The document […]

oil rig and ocean noise standards

NOISE POLLUTION CAUSES MAJOR PROBLEMS IN DEEP SEA

Recordings in Deep Sea poses a larger noise pollution problem By  Vittorio Hernandez  @vitthernandez  on March 16 2016 1:28 PM Researchers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOOA), together with academics from Oregon State University, measured the amount of noise pollution in the Pacific Ocean using a hydrophone — a powerful underwater microphone.  NOOA  Scientists have retrieved […]