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Underwater Ambient Sound in the Ocean by Jeffrey Nystuen

01/30/14 (Thu)

Lecture
Seattle Naturalists


Victoria A. King

7:00 PM

Program Center


Dr. Nystuen will address uses and conservation concerns related to the results of his research. Thursday, January 30, 7 - 9 pm at the Seattle Program Center

Dr. Nystuen will address uses and conservation concerns related to the results of his research. Underwater sound is a component of the Natural World that most (nearly all) people have not considered. I will introduce and describe the marine underwater soundscape. Show the instrument that I developed to measure it. (I’ll bring one to the lecture.) Explain how the data is used to do climate physics. Show that the instrument can also do biological detection of whales and such. Tell some sto... More

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