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2010, SEAMARCO, Acoustic Mitigation Devices (AMDs) to Deter Marine Mammals from Pile Driving Areas at Sea

2010, SEAMARCO, Acoustic Mitigation Devices (AMDs) to Deter Marine Mammals from Pile Driving Areas at Sea

Topic categories:

Marine Mammals

Noise

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Research

Collection date:

Jul 2010 - Jul 2010

Development:

COWRIE Research

Publication date:

May 2021

Organisation:

SEAMARCO

Phase:

Pre-construction

Description

For the sustainable development of the offshore renewable energy industry, it is necessary to
reduce or avoid the damaging effects of noise (such as death or permanent hearing damage), from
activities which produce high sound pressure levels, such as pile driving, on marine mammals. One
way to achieve this is to ensure that marine mammals are not p...