The Unseen Threat: Noise in the Arctic Marine Environment

Increasing levels of underwater noise threaten Arctic whales, seals, fish and other species. A new report offers an opportunity for Arctic nations to lead on the issue.

Bowhead whale. Photo: Kate Stafford/Bering Land Bridge National Preserve

By Martin von Mirbach
June 7, 2019



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