Working Group on Towed Array Passive Acoustic Operations for Bioacoustic Applications


Chair: A. M. Thode


Scope: Develop and maintain standards and recommendations for the use of passive acoustic monitoring (PAM) using towed arrays from surface vessels for bioacoustic mitigation or monitoring. Communication and liaison with other ANSI WGs that may use these standards.    

Responsible for the following published standards:

  • ANSI/ASA S3/SC1.2 – Underwater Passive Acoustic Monitoring for Bioacoustic Applications



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