There is still time to register for the first underwater acoustics webinar in the
five-part, free webinar series the Discovery of Sound in the Sea (DOSITS) Team
is hosting for the international regulatory community.
The webinar topics will include basic science concepts related to underwater sound, marine animal sound production/reception, and the potential effects of sound on marine animals. Content
will all be derived from peer-reviewed research. Each webinar will last approximately 60 minutes and be comprised of two, 15-20 minute presentations, followed by a period of facilitated discussion.
The first webinar
of this five-part series will review sound movement/propagation and sound measurement/signal levels as well as ocean
noise measurement, variability, and noise budgets. It will be held on Friday, November 13, 2015, at 12:00pm ET.
** The DOSITS Team is aware that some are having difficulty registering for these webinars; please know the site and service being used is secure. However, if you are having registration issues due to apparent
security blocks from your local computer, please send your name, email address, and country of work to
Please note, if you are not able to participate in the webinar on Friday, November 12, 2015, you will be able to view an archived version of the webinar (video and audio) on the DOSITS website (through the Webinar
Series for Regulators of Underwater Sound
page) along with webinar presentations and a listing of related DOSITS
website content links. Pre-registration is not required for viewing archived webinars.
Questions? Please contact Holly Morin at