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Pay-walled Journal Article

Water and Environment Journal

Pile driver-generated noise has the potential to affect dolphin populations adversely as it is detectable up to 40 km from the source. At 9 kHz, this...
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Pay-walled Journal Article

Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology

Behavioral reactions of cetaceans to man-made noises are highly variable, ranging from attraction (e.g. bow riding by dolphins) or no response through short-term changes in behaviour...
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Pay-walled Journal Article

The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

During June and July 2000, impact pipe-driving sounds at Northstar Island (Prudhoe Bay, Alaska) were recorded underwater and in air at distances 63–3000 m from the...
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Open Access Meeting documents, Notices

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

A letter to discuss the agreement of interim criteria for injury to fish from pile driving activities....
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Keywords: Fish, Injury, Pile driving
Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the European Acoustical Association

Due to the massive, worldwide increase in the number of constructed offshore wind farms, the ecological impact of construction sites has become an important issue. Hereby,...
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Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Marine Pollution Bulletin

Marine renewable developments have raised concerns over impacts of underwater noise on marine species, particularly from pile-driving for wind turbines. Environmental assessments typically use generic sound...
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Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

The behavior of wild, pelagic fish in response to sound playback was observed with a sonar/echo sounder. Schools of sprat Sprattus sprattus and mackerel Scomber scombrus...
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Open Access Peer Reviewed Publication

Journal of Applied Ecology

As part of global efforts to reduce dependence on carbon-based energy sources there has been a rapid increase in the installation of renewable energy devices. The...
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Open Access Report

Institut fur technische und angewandte Physik GmbH

The construction of the Horns Rev II wind farm is accompanied by a marine mammal monitoring programme. As a part of that study, underwater noise was...
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Pay-walled Peer Reviewed Publication

Fisheries

There is increasing concern about the effects of pile driving and other anthropogenic (human-generated) sound on fishes. Although there is a growing body of reports examining...
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Keywords: Anthropogenic, Fish, Sound