Assessing Marine Mammal Presence in and Near the FORCE Lease Area During Winter and Early Spring

Principal Investigators:

Dr. Anna Redden, Acadia University; Dr. Jason Wood, SMRU Ltd, and Dr. Richard Karsten, Acadia University

Start Date: November 2013

End Date: November 2014

The purpose of this study is to close the winter/spring baseline data gap via deployments of multiple, calibrated C-PODs and an icListenHF hydrophone, at the for deepest sites at the FORCE Lease Area.

Reports:

Assessing marine mammal presence in and near the FORCE Lease Area during winter and early spring – addressing base-line data gaps and sensor performance [PDF]