Passive acoustic monitoring (PAM) involves detecting and studying animals using the sounds they make. Its use is widespread for cetaceans since they are highly vocal, and are often below the surface. Using sound allows us to detect them even when we cannot see them. Part of my Masters research project … Continue reading “Review: PAM Level 1 with Seiche Training” →
Where better to be on a cold rainy Saturday in November than at Plymouth University Marine Station, learning all about surveying for whales and dolphins! Clearly I’m not the only person who thought so anyway, as the room was packed with marine mammal surveyors to-be.
Yesterday I finally attended a course that’s been on my to-do list for quite a while – The British Diver’s Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Marine Mammal Medic Course. (Photos from British Diver’s Marine Life Rescue)