Though I live on the edge of Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve, rich with natural sounds, I have what I call a “natural bias,” meaning I love the sound of nature. 360 more words
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Biologists say noise impacts should be part of wildlife conservation planning
FRISCO — Outside a few remote wilderness areas, human-caused noise pollution is so common that birds have started to “shout” in order to communicate with each other. 425 more words
While Montrealers who live near Trudeau airport complain about increased noise levels this summer, Off-Islanders may have reason to gripe as well. Even if you live about 20 kilometres away like I do in Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot, likely you have noticed more noise and more planes flying at lower altitudes. 404 more words
Cooley Distillery was one of the most complained about sites in the country for noise pollution last year.
That’s according to the latest report from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which found that of 149 noise complaints last year, some 80 per cent of them related to five individual sites. 104 more words