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PING

Abbreviation for:
Preventing Infections Working Group
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This is NOT within the manufacturer's specs of 37.5 +/- 1 for the black box pinger," the archeologist pointed out.
For the years 1996-97, kill rate variances were also estimated with a bootstrap, but the sampling unit was represented by individual sets because within an individual trip, some sets utilized pingers while others did not.
'But it would be wrong to think the pingers are going to be silver bullets.
During 2 months in the fall of 1994, Gulf of Maine fishermen using nets equipped with acoustic pingers snared only two harbor porpoises, while those whose nets carried unactivated pingers caught 25 such animals.
Results Division 1: Eaglescliffe B 3-7 Northfield Patriots: Northfield Belatrojo 9-1 Hartlepool Westbourne A: Northfield Pingers 0-10 Northfield Advanced.
Steve Ganyard said the waters the flight is suspected to have crashed in South China Sea water, which is shallow, and therefore there is a fairly good chance of hearing those pingers - those under-water pingers that the black boxes have that will help in finding the wreckage somewhere between Vietnam and Malaysia.
Unveiled on July 24, 2003 (see issue 2796), the draft Regulation proposed a two-pronged approach: phasing out the use of driftnets in the Baltic Sea while using pingers on gillnets to warn off dolphins and porpoises; and monitoring accidental by-catches to create an accurate record of the problem.
ELECTRONIC pingers are set to save porpoises from death in fishing nets.
Elsewhere Northfield Meercats notched up a hard fought 6-4 win over Northfield Pingers.
- oblige boats in some areas to use "pingers" (acoustic deterrent devices) on their nets to scare away dolphins, porpoises and other small cetaceans.
Elsewhere Eaglescliffe A secured a good 8-2 win against Northfield Pingers, Geoff Salter showing his class with three comfortable wins.