This chapter aims at presenting two connected domains: fishery acoustics (How does one detect and monitor fish and other marine life?) and bioacoustics (How does marine life use sound? how sensitive are they to other sounds, including human-made sounds?).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationApplied Underwater Acoustics
EditorsLeif Bjorno, Tom Neighbors, David Bradley
ISBN (Electronic)9780128112472
ISBN (Print)9780128112403
Publication statusPublished - 16 Feb 2017


  • fishery
  • acoustics
  • marine
  • bioacoustics
  • remote sensing
  • underwater acoustics
  • sonar

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Acoustics and Ultrasonics
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Instrumentation
  • Aquatic Science

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    Blondel, P. (2017). Bio- and Fishery Acoustics. In L. Bjorno, T. Neighbors, & D. Bradley (Eds.), Applied Underwater Acoustics (1st ed., pp. 809-855). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-811240-3.00012-6