Sound and Marine Mammals

3MB (Marine Mammal Motion and Behavior) Software Package (Added 11 April 2014)
(Dorian Houser, National Marine Mammal Foundation, San Diego, USA)

AGORA (Airgun Array Signature Model) (Updated to version 2, 3 April 2018)
(H. Ozkan Sertlek, University of Leiden, The Netherlands

Summary of software available for handling acoustic data (spectrograms, mixers, etc.)
(Doug Cato, Defence Science and Technology Office, Sydney, Australia)

Recording of humpback whales
(Scott Murray, Center for Neuroscience, UC Davis, Davis CA, USA)

Southern California Bight Model Site



  Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans, International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) / Conseil International pour L'Exploration de la Mer (CIEM)
15 - 19 May 2012, Yeosu, KOREA

  20th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals
9 - 13 Dec. 2013, Dunedin, New Zealand

 XXV meeting of the International Bioacoustics Council 
TBD 2013, TBD

 For other Meetings, see International Bioacoustics Council (IBAC) Calender


Related sites

(focusing on the acoustics or facts about whale species and primarily non-commercial)

  VENTS Program marine mammal spectrograms and sounds NOAA's National Marine Mammal Laboratory

  SIO Whale Acoustic Lab

  American Cetacean Society

  Animal Bioacoustics (Acoustical Society of America)

  Center for Whale Research I

  Center for Whale Research II

  Centro Interdisciplinare di Bioacustica e Ricerche Ambientali (Interdisciplinary Center for Bioacoustics and Environmental Research) Pavia, Italy

  The Dolphin Institute

  Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station

  Hawaii Project, Whale Acoustics

  Hawaii Whale Research Foundation

  The Ocean Acoustic Observatory at Point Sur

  Marine Mammals, Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game

  National Sound Archive of the British Library

  NOAA Ocean Today

 Office of Naval Research Marine Mammal Science

  Right Whale Tracking Project (Dalhousie University)

  Pacific WildLife Foundation

  Simon Fraser University Virtual Whales

  The Whale Center of New England

  Whale Photographs

  "Whale Songs"

  The Whale Watching Web

 Whale info from the Vancouver Aquarium

  Whale Web


Contributions or questions on this section?

Contact: Mike Porter
Science Applications International Corp.