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On the (really noisy!) street where I live

When Jeff and I bought our retirement home two years ago, neither of us had any intention of retiring. I expected to be away from home every day from 7:00 a.m. 840 more words

How to Set Up an Outdoor Sound Monitoring Kit

What do demolition sites, construction, industrial and mechanical equipment, outdoor events, transportation facilities, traffic, and air crafts have in common?

They all cause noise pollution. 257 more words

3M (Quest Technologies)

When The Power Goes Out

We live seven miles from town, out in the country with the trees, wildlife and other rural highlights.  A major connector road runs beside us, busy with traffic traveling at high speeds.   393 more words

Family

Frogs and roads don't mix (Part 3)

At last – the final installment of this intriguing trilogy!  The third reason that frogs and roads don’t mix is that the noise of road traffic (cars, trucks, motorcycles and other vehicles) can make it difficult for frogs to be heard by other frogs.  488 more words

Ecology