A Program of Washington Maritime Blue
A collaborative program to reduce noise impacts to Southern Resident Killer Whales from large commercial vessels.
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Scientists deploy buoy in Puget Sound to measure noise, risks to orcas
SEATTLE – Scientists aboard the King County research vessel ‘SoundGuardian’ Tuesday deployed a buoy that will monitor underwater noise in Puget Sound – which poses risks to our southern resident orca population.
Quieting Puget Sound for Endangered Southern Resident Orcas
The Washington State legislature this weekend approved a state budget that funds an innovative new program aimed at reducing ship noise and disturbance in the Salish Sea to benefit endangered Southern Resident orcas.
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Quiet Sound Officially Launches Underwater Noise-Reduction Initiatives to Save Southern Resident Killer Whales
Bringing together Washington’s maritime community to diminish noise impacts on endangered Southern
Resident killer whales, Quiet Sound kicks off its first year of projects.