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Sounds of Dyke Marsh: more real than real

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

Why I won't be writing for a while...

Why I these days can’t find the time to write blog posts:

As you know, I have joined a private engineering college as a professor (though it’s a temporary appointment). 3,458 more words

Bluebirds 'shout' to be heard above noise pollution

Biologists say noise impacts should be part of wildlife conservation planning

Staff Report

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



Birds Sing Louder, Lower to Be Heard Over Human Noise

The din of modern life has gotten so loud that male bluebirds have learned to “shout” louder when the human-generated noise becomes too blaring. 146 more words


Greg Duncan: Plane noise on a noticeable uptick in Île-Perrot

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

Off-Island Gazette

Cooley Distillery and Oxigen Environmental amongst the most complained about sites last year

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

Local News

Can Noise Make You Fat?

Noise is a huge trigger for my foul moods—sparking irritation and then anger and even rage.

Noise that literally drives me crazy: