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Are Sharks Even Bothered by a Noisy Environment?

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There is growing concern that sounds produced by anthropogenic sources have the potential to impact bony fishes. However, there are no data as to whether elasmobranch fishes (sharks, rays, and skates) could be affected by exposure to anthropogenic sources.

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Casper, B.M., Halvorsen, M.B., Popper, A.N. (2012). Are Sharks Even Bothered by a Noisy Environment?. In: Popper, A.N., Hawkins, A. (eds) The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol 730. Springer, New York, NY. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7311-5_20

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