Category Archives: Anthropogenic noise

A 2008 whale mass stranding in Madagascar linked to sonar mapping for the first time

In 2008, approximately 100 melon-headed whales stranded in the Loza Lagoon system in Madagascar. The response effort was multi-faceted and included local people, government officials, conservation organisations and marine mammal experts. A significant amount of information was collected and, several … Continue reading

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