Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Expedition Overview

Cruise Dates: July 27 - September 7, 2009 -

Research Cruise MED 09 (short for Mediterranean 2009) is part of an ongoing, international, and interdisciplinary effort to better understand whale behavior, particularly the effects of sound in the sea on beaked whales and other marine mammals. Researchers want to understand how whales change their behavior when they hear different sounds, both natural and man-made. The blog will be starting soon. For more information view:
» Cruise Overview