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.


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]