Cetacean biosonar and noise pollution

  title={Cetacean biosonar and noise pollution},
  author={Michel Andr{\'e} and T. Johansson and Eric Delory and Mike van der Schaar},
  journal={Europe Oceans 2005},
  pages={1028-1032 Vol. 2}
Noise pollution in the marine environment is an emerging but serious concern. Its implications are less well understood than other global threats and largely undetectable to everyone but the specialist. In addition, the assessment of the acoustic impact of artificial sounds in the sea is not a trivial task, certainly because there is a lack of information on how the marine organisms process and analyze sounds and how relevant these sounds are for the balance and development of the populations… 

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