Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10545/605715
Title:
The good, the bad, and the distant: soundscape cues for larval fish
Authors:
Piercy, Julius J. B.; Smith, David J.; Codling, Edward A.; Hill, Adam J.; Simpson, Stephen D.
Abstract:
Coral reef noise is an important navigation cue for settling reef fish larvae and can thus potentially affect reef population dynamics. Recent evidence has shown that fish are able to discriminate between the soundscapes of different types of habitat (e.g., mangrove and reef). In this study, we investigated whether discernible acoustic differences were present between sites within the same coral reef system. Differences in sound intensity and transient content were found between sites, but site-dependent temporal variation was also present. We discuss the implications of these findings for settling fish larvae.
Affiliation:
University of Essex; University of Exeter; University of Derby
Citation:
Piercy J.J.B., Smith D.J., Codling E.A., Hill A.J., Simpson S.D. (2016) The Good, The Bad, and The Distant: Soundscape Cues for Larval Fish. In: Popper A., Hawkins A. (eds) The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol 875. Springer, New York, NY
Journal:
Advances in experimental medicine and biology
Issue Date:
Nov-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10545/605715
DOI:
10.1007/978-1-4939-2981-8_102
Additional Links:
http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4939-2981-8_102
Type:
Book chapter
Language:
en
Sponsors:
Natural Environment Research Council UK
Appears in Collections:
Department of Mechanical Engineering & the Built Environment

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorPiercy, Julius J. B.en
dc.contributor.authorSmith, David J.en
dc.contributor.authorCodling, Edward A.en
dc.contributor.authorHill, Adam J.en
dc.contributor.authorSimpson, Stephen D.en
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-18T12:01:18Z-
dc.date.available2016-04-18T12:01:18Zen
dc.date.issued2015-11-
dc.identifier.citationPiercy J.J.B., Smith D.J., Codling E.A., Hill A.J., Simpson S.D. (2016) The Good, The Bad, and The Distant: Soundscape Cues for Larval Fish. In: Popper A., Hawkins A. (eds) The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol 875. Springer, New York, NYen
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/978-1-4939-2981-8_102-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10545/605715-
dc.description.abstractCoral reef noise is an important navigation cue for settling reef fish larvae and can thus potentially affect reef population dynamics. Recent evidence has shown that fish are able to discriminate between the soundscapes of different types of habitat (e.g., mangrove and reef). In this study, we investigated whether discernible acoustic differences were present between sites within the same coral reef system. Differences in sound intensity and transient content were found between sites, but site-dependent temporal variation was also present. We discuss the implications of these findings for settling fish larvae.en
dc.description.sponsorshipNatural Environment Research Council UKen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4939-2981-8_102en
dc.subjectMarine biologyen
dc.subjectAcousticsen
dc.subjectUnderwateren
dc.subjectCoral reefen
dc.titleThe good, the bad, and the distant: soundscape cues for larval fishen
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Essexen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Exeteren
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Derbyen
dc.identifier.journalAdvances in experimental medicine and biologyen
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