For those of you not yet familiar with it, I highly recommend checking out the World Forum for Acoustic Ecology website. The forum is one of the more influential in the world of acoustic ecology, having been around since the early nineties and being closely affiliated with the premier annual journal of acoustic ecology. There’s a lot of leads here to satiate your appetites. As I reported back in June, the World Forum holds annual conferences, the and results of the most recent of which you can read about here.
- Australia launches world’s first continent-spannning acoustic observatory
- Oysters and scallops: no ears, but they still hate loud ocean noises
- Fishermen blasting “seal bombs” 30,000 times a month off Southern California
- SD county learns that 2000ft setbacks not quite enough
- VT legislature accepts turbine noise limits, drops setback requirement
- Finally, FAA is sued for resisting required air tour plans
- Shipping, conservation expand in the Arctic
- SD farm country adopting larger turbine setbacks
- BLM to reassess motorized recreation in Utah’s red rock country
- Why do we subject endangered orcas to ANY commercial whale-watching?
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