This includes protecting estuaries from sediment pollution, avoiding plastic pollution of the oceans, and ensuring fishing doesnt kill protected seabirds and marine mammals
NOISE POLLUTION AND ITS EFFECTS ON MARINE MAMMALS
across the world face numerous threats from human
Taking part in whale rescue operations requires immense bravery and a passion for the welfare of marine mammals
Between 2005 and 2016, there were 692 such incidents documented by the Philippine Marine Mammals
Stranding Network (PMMSN), which sends rescue teams and then initiates treatment and rehabilitation.
The National Marine Fisheries Service said Thursday it renewed the Navy's five-year permit after concluding underwater explosions, sonar activity and other exercises would cause mostly short-term, low-level effects to marine mammals
such as orcas and humpback whales protected under federal law, AP reported.
coastlines in the UK which provide an aquatic haven for marine mammals
Underwater microphones are being affixed on buoys anchored to the ocean floor to record sounds continuously--those produced by large whales and other marine mammals
Other related recent technological advances include using MOS to display and track views and locations from a small unmanned aerial vehicle equipped with a high resolution camera to track and view marine mammals
in real-time via internet/satellite.
Listeners have proposed sources from military hardware to marine mammals
such as minke whales.
Washington, May 2 ( ANI ): A new study has found that killer whales and other marine mammals
are likelier to hear sonar signals more than we've known.
Aside from strandings, biologists are concerned marine mammals
could suffer prolonged stress from changes in diving, feeding and communication.