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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Director
Institution
Ocean Conservation Research ( OCR)
P.O. Box 559 Lagunitas 94938
Address
Lagunitas
CA
94938
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 415-488-0553
Email
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Website http://www.OCR.org, http://www.ocean-noise.com
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Post Graduate
Job type Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Pollution , Research Support Services , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Pollution , Research Support Services
Research Activities We are developing a noise exposure metric based on biological thresholds with the objective of using metric to establish ocean noise criteria to be used around human enterprises in the ocean. The larger objective is to promote bio-acoustically benign technologies around human enterprises in the ocean. We are also involved in informing ocean policy development around ocean noise pollution issues.
Research Region 102
Skills/Expertise Marine bio-acoustics, physical acoustics, applied physics, communication systems design, electronic design.
Comments The industrialization of the sea is introducing all manner of synthetic and potentially damaging noises to the sea. We are attempting to shed light on this and determine the impacts.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Mr. Michael STOCKER)

Michael Stocker [2013] Hear Where We Are: Sound, Ecology, and Sense of Place Springer
Michael Stocker [2004] Ocean Noise and Ocean Policy. Journal of International Wildlife Law v.10:3 in print. Michael Stocker [2002] Ocean Bio-acoustivcs and Noise Pollution Soundscape Journal 3:2

Group(s): IOC , GOOS , OOS
Created: 2007-09-27 Last Updated: 2016-07-01 by Michael STOCKER