Animal Bioacoustics
(Technical Specialty Group)


Scope

Topics to be covered:

  1. Sound of animals: Passive and active bioacoustics, associated behavior and sound mechanisms of animals
  2. Auditory capacities and auditory mechanisms of animals
  3. Instrumental sonar: use in population assessment, identification, and behavior
  4. Effects of man-made noise on animals


Chair

Ann E. Bowles
Hubbs-Sea World Res. Inst.
2595 Ingraham St.
San Diego, CA 92109

Chair

Whitlow W. L. Au
Hawaii Inst. Marine Biology
P.O. Box 1106
Kailua, HI 96734


back ASA Technical Committees Page back ASA Technical Council Page ASA ASA HomePage

© 1996 Acoustical Society of America