Impacts of anthropogenic noise on marine life: Publication patterns, new discoveries, and future directions in research and management
Ocean & Coastal Management
Anthropogenic underwater noise is now recognized as a world-wide problem, and recent studies have shown a broad range of negative effects in a variety of taxa....
Reactions of singing behavior of individual humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) to a specific shipping noise were examined. Two autonomous recorders separated by 3.0 km were used...
A sound approach to assessing the impact of underwater noise on marine fishes and invertebrates
ICES Journal of Marine Science
Increasing attention is being paid to the ecological consequences of underwater noise generated by human activities such as shipping and maritime industries including, but not limited...
Science of The Total Environment
Shipping noise is globally pervasive and impacts marine species which rely on sound. International bodies including United Nations agencies, the Arctic Council, and the European Union...
Underwater sound from vessel traffic reduces the effective communication range in Atlantic cod and haddock
Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary is located in Massachusetts Bay off the densely populated northeast coast of the United States; subsequently, the marine inhabitants of the...
Humpback whales Megaptera novaeangliae alter calling behavior in response to natural sounds and vessel noise
Marine Ecology Progress Series
Acoustically adept species in the marine environment have to contend with complex and highly variable soundscapes. In the ocean today, sounds from human sources contribute substantially...