Autonomous Real-time Marine Mammal Detections
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Northern Gulf of Maine, Fall 2021
A Slocum G2 glider was deployed in the northern Gulf of Maine to conduct a near real-time survey for baleen whales, including the seriously endangered North Atlantic right whale.
Principal Investigator: Neal Pettigrew (Univeristy of Maine)
Analyst: Julianne Bonnell (NOAA NEFSC)
Analyst-reviewed species occurrence maps:
Daily analyst review:
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Recent bacgkground noise:
Links to detailed information:
Automated detection data
What types of sounds are we monitoring? Find examples of the sounds right, fin, sei and humpback whales make here.
Please email Mark Baumgartner at firstname.lastname@example.org. For a general desciption of the detection system and the autonomous platforms, visit dcs.whoi.edu.
The Slocum glider was expertly prepared by Robert Prescott (UMaine). Support for the glider mission was provided by the UMaine Foundation.