A non- living (physical or chemical) component of the environment
Electronic device that records time, identification code, and date of when it receives an acoustic signal from a transmitter
Used in the deployment and recovery of equipment from the sea floor. Equipment is recovered by sending an acoustic signal to the release, which burns or opens a hook or ring causing the equipment to disengage from a weight and float to the surface.
The process of sending and receiving information from a remote location using sound
Electronic device attached on or inserted into an animal which emits a sound which is picked up and recorded by an acoustic receiver
Age when an organism can reproduce. The SCATTN animal details page reports age at maturity when 100% of organisms are
able to reproduce, however some individuals mature faster than others.
Disturbance to the natural environment caused by humans
The amount of space an animal uses
The measurement of ocean depth
On or relating to the region at the bottom of a sea or ocean