Open Access Journal Article
The inshore, continental shelf waters of British Columbia (BC), Canada is busy with ship traffic. South coast waters are heavily trafficked by ships using the ports...
Keywords: Canada, Density maps, Marine mammals, Modelling, Ship traffic, Underwater noise
Long-term sound and movement recording tags to study natural behavior and reaction to ship noise of seals
Open Access Article
Ecology and Evolution
The impact of anthropogenic noise on marine fauna is of increasing conservation concern with vessel noise being one of the major contributors. Animals that rely on...
Keywords: AIS, Anthropogenic noise, DTAGs, Grey seals, Harbour seals, Ship traffic, Vessel noise
Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
Baleen whales (Mysticeti) communicate using low-frequency acoustic signals. These long-wavelength sounds can be detected over hundreds of kilometres, potentially allowing contact over large distances. Low-frequency noise...
Keywords: Glucocorticoids, Right whales, Ship traffic, Stress, Underwater noise