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An experimental technique for tracking dolphins in the vicinity of a trawl net

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posted on 28.03.2012, 13:28 authored by Paul LepperPaul Lepper, Charles R. Coggrave, A.D. Goodson, Bryan Woodward
The system described in this paper provides a means of tracking one or more echolocating cetaceans (dolphins, porpoises and whales) in three-dimensional space. The aim of the research is to enable the behaviour of cetaceans to be observed passively in the wild in the vicinity of a large trawl net and to evaluate the effectiveness of deterrents intended to prevent the by-catch of these animals.

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  • Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

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LEPPER, P.A. ... et al., 1995. An experimental technique for tracking dolphins in the vicinity of a trawl net. Journal of the Acoustical Society of India, XXIII (4), pp. 194 - 198

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© Acoustical Society of India

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Publication date

1995

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This article was published in the serial, Journal of the Acoustical Society of India [© Acoustical Society of India].

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0253-7257

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en

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