The project aims to promote the debate on underwater noise by developing a number of activities, such as punctual collection of acoustic data, calibration of acoustic models and debate activities with different stakeholders.
WavEC is the project coordinator and will also be responsible for reviewing and producing reports and guides in this field.
Identification of relevant stakeholders regarding underwater noise in Portugal
Promotion of raising-awareness activities
Identification of challenges and perspectives for underwater noise monitoring in Portugal
Funding: Fundo Azul
WavEC Coordinator: Erica Cruz
Total Funding (Requested contribution): € 149 766
WavEC Funding: € 35 985
Duration: December 2019 – November 2021 (24 months)
Coordinator: WavEC - Offshore Renewables
Partners: ISPA, CRL, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Museu da Baleia da Madeira, In2Sea - Inovação no Mar, LDA, Fórum Oceano, Oceans-On, QUERCUS - Associação Nacional de Conservação da Natureza e Porto de Aveiro.