In their new Practitioner’s Perspective, Guiding principles for assessing the impact of underwater noise, published today (16th May 2018), Faulkner et al. present practical solutions for mitigating the effects of underwater noise on marine wildlife. 522 more words
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Noise doesn’t just affect hearing, activists say. A study by the University of Michigan showed an association with cardiovascular disease and heart attacks.
PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) makes us hyper-vigilant, which means we are constantly looking for danger. It’s not always conscious. It has become our programming. A sudden, loud noise, like vehicle traffic, a passing airplane or helicopter, or a slamming door sends our mind racing to categorize the potential danger. 955 more words
Environmental Monitoring and Assessment discusses technical developments and data arising from environmental monitoring and assessment, principles in the design of monitoring systems, and the use of monitoring data in assessing the consequences of natural resource management and pollution risks. 1,290 more words