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Pay-walled Article

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews

The deployment of tidal energy arrays is gaining momentum to provide marine renewable energy (MRE) to the global market. However, there are concerns over the potential...
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Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

High-amplitude impulsive sounds produced by pile driving and airguns may result in hearing damage in nearby seals. By swimming at the water surface, seals may reduce...
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Keywords: Harbour seal, Threshold
Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Safety criteria for underwater sounds from offshore pile driving are needed to protect marine mammals. As a first step toward understanding effects of impulsive sounds, two...
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Keywords: Harbour seal, Threshold
Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

The underwater hearing sensitivities of two 2-year-old female harbor seals were quantified in a pool built for acoustic research by using a behavioral psycho-acoustic technique. The...
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Keywords: Harbour seal, Threshold
Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Two female harbor seals were exposed for 60min to a continuous one-sixth-octave noise band centered at 32kHz at sound pressure levels of 92 to 152dB re...
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Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Harbor seals may suffer hearing loss due to intense sounds. After exposure for 60-min to a continuous 6.5kHz tone at sound pressure levels of 123–159 dB...
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Keywords: Harbour seal, Threshold
Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Temporary hearing threshold shifts (TTSs) were investigated in two adult female harbor seals after exposure for 60min to a continuous one-sixth-octave noise band centered at 16kHz...
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Keywords: Harbour seal, Threshold
Open Access Other media

Marine Scotland

These maps are an update of the previous seal usage maps described in Jones et al. (2015). There are three key updates: (1) The telemetry data...
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Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication

Environmental Impact Assessment Review

Offshore wind farm developments may impact protected marine mammal populations, requiring appropriate assessment under the EU Habitats Directive. We describe a framework developed to assess population...
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Open Access Journal Article

Endangered Species Research

A limiting factor of satellite telemetry in the context of habitat use by marine mammals is the low accuracy of the received positions. A novel statistical...
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