Friends of Skagit Beaches Lecture Series
Name: Friends of Skagit Beaches Lecture Series
Date: March 17, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
Trip Builder: View Trip
Sound in the Salish Sea: Delve deeper into the impact of human-caused “ocean noise” on marine species that use sound to navigate, find prey, and interact socially beneath the waters of the Salish Sea. Oceanographer Scott Veirs, PhD, president of Beam Reach Marine Science and Sustainability School, Seattle, Wa., brings home the message of last fall’s Friends of Skagit Beaches film series program “Sonic Sea.” Learn how rising sound levels from commercial shipping, seismic exploration, sonar, military training, and other human activities may be impacting marine life in our own backyard.