High school students partner with Scripps faculty to study acoustics
June 24, 2013 by cstephens
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Sound is so important in the ocean because vision is limited in the great darkness of the deep sea where sound travels fast, far, and efficiently. more

What causes underwater Ocean Noise pollution?
Underwater noise pollution is caused by a variety of man-made commercial, industrial and military activities. more

What effect does noise have on marine animals and fish?
Most marine animals depend on sound to communicate, find food, find a mate and avoid predators. more

Does underwater noise pollution have long lasting effects?
Exposure to man-made industrial noise can cause temporary or even permanent hearing damage more

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