Technical

Download ASA S3/SC1.4 TR-2014 Sound Exposure Guidelines for Fishes by Arthur N. Popper, Anthony D. Hawkins, Richard R. Fay, David PDF

By Arthur N. Popper, Anthony D. Hawkins, Richard R. Fay, David A. Mann, Soraya Bartol, Thomas J. Carlson, Sheryl Coombs, William T. Ellison, Roger L. Gentry, Michele B. Halvorsen, Svein Løkkeborg, Peter H. Rogers, Brandon L. Southall, David G. Zeddies, Willi

This Technical document offers the end result of a operating team that was once proven to figure out greatly appropriate sound publicity guidance for fishes and sea turtles. After attention of the range of fish and sea turtles, guidance have been constructed for vast teams of animals, outlined incidentally they become aware of sound. assorted sound assets have been thought of when it comes to their acoustic features and acceptable metrics outlined for size of the obtained degrees. the consequent sound publicity guidance are offered in a collection of tables. every so often numerical directions are supplied, expressed in applicable metrics. while there have been inadequate info to aid numerical values, the relative likelihood of results happening used to be evaluated, even if the actual probability of results relies on the acquired point. those sound publicity directions, that are in accordance with the easiest clinical details on the time of writing, may be taken care of as meantime. the expectancy is that with extra learn the information might be subtle and extra cells within the tables accomplished. strategies are recommend defining the examine specifications of maximum precedence for extending those period in-between publicity instructions.

Show description

Read Online or Download ASA S3/SC1.4 TR-2014 Sound Exposure Guidelines for Fishes and Sea Turtles: A Technical Report prepared by ANSI-Accredited Standards Committee S3/SC1 and registered with ANSI PDF

Similar technical books

An Outline of Scientific Writing: For Researchers With English As a Foreign Language

A great a consultant for those who have simply started to write manuscripts for ebook in peer-reviewed journals.

Opportunities in technical writing and communications careers

Outlines technical writing and conversation careers, the kind of schooling they require, and the employment outlook.

Grammar At Work for Technical Communication

0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000

Additional info for ASA S3/SC1.4 TR-2014 Sound Exposure Guidelines for Fishes and Sea Turtles: A Technical Report prepared by ANSI-Accredited Standards Committee S3/SC1 and registered with ANSI

Sample text

The latter originate at the water-sediment interface and have large particle velocity components that decay rapidly with distance from the interface (Brekhovskikh and Lysanov 1982). Shear waves and interface waves travel slower than sound waves within the substrate and their peak energy is at lower frequencies (Dowding 2008). The impulsive sounds generated by impact pile driving are characterized by a relatively rapid rise time to a maximal pressure value followed by a decay period that may include a period of diminishing, oscillating maximal and minimal pressures (Illingsworth and Rodkin 2001, 2007; Reyff, 2012).

Clearly, it will be necessary to refine all of the guidelines over time as additional data and more sophisticated means of assessment become available. 4 Explanation of the Analyses Sound exposure guidelines are provided for received sound levels. , peak, rms, SEL). Accompanying each Table is a discussion of the source of the guidelines provided. Cells with available data are shaded to make them stand out. The best available data have been used for either the sources of interest, or for similar sources.

This method was designed specifically to represent the broader bandwidth at which auditory effects (TTS and/or Permanent Threshold Shift - PTS) might occur for higher exposures. 28 6 The Nature of Man-Made Sound A similar attempt at weighting has been made for individual species of fish and other animals by Nedwell et al. (2007) (see also Chap. 2). 1 The dBht is not an absolute sound level unit. Rather, it is said by Nedwell and his colleagues to provide a prediction of the perceived loudness of the sound to the animal.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 10 votes