Underwater noise in the marine environment is a topic of increasing importance. As concern has grown over its possible negative effects, regulatory requirements have become more stringent.
This virtual 4-day course equips delegates with a thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of underwater acoustics, focusing on developing clear, quantitative understanding of the issues involved in the impact of acoustics on marine wildlife.
The following topics will be covered: ocean environments, noise propagation models, sound field modelling, methods of assessment, impacts of noise on marine life, mitigation, environmental regulations and Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs), JNCC guidelines and emerging studies and technologies across this field.
The course is intended for regulators, environmental consultants, researchers and policy/environmental professionals within industry.
Monday 14th – Thursday 17th September 2020.
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