Marine Soundscapes of British Columbia
I have been recording marine soundscapes around coastal British Columbia with collaborators and colleagues in Francis Juanes' lab at the University of Victoria and researchers from Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
Glass Sponge Reefs
We recorded soundscapes on glass sponge reefs near Galiano Island, in the Hecate Strait Marine Protected Area, near Bella Bella, and near Lion's Bay. Here are some of the sounds that we have heard. COMING SOON.
We have been monitoring the soundscape of plainfin midshipman at a few sites on Vancouver Island to understand the soundscape that midshipman listen to, and also to understand how midshipman influence that soundscape. Here are some example midshipman sounds: