Two week intensive unit with pre and post unit assignments.
This unit covers aspects of acoustic, radio and satellite telemetry along with archival tag technology. Specific examples will be drawn from satellite tracking of marine mammals and birds in the Southern Ocean. Acoustic telemetry will cover specific examples of continental scale tracking programs including the Pacific Ocean Shelf Tracking program in North America and the Ocean Tracking Network.
|Unit name||Marine Bio-telemetry|
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Centre for Ecology and Biodiversity|Centre for Fisheries and Aquaculture|
Prof M Hindell and Dr J Semmens (Coordinators)
|Available as student elective?||No|
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On-campus component - Two weeks (10 days) of daily 2-hr lecture & 3-4 hr practical.
Posters (20%) and laboratory reports (80%)
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