Lošinj hydrophone

Station Description

The monitoring station of Lošinj is located in the core of Natura 2000 SCI of high relevance for the resident bottlenose dolphin community as their important feeding and nursery ground. The area is subjected to intense recreational boating during touristic months but is isolated from major shipping lanes. The anthropogenic underwater noise pressure is expected to be low but moderate/high during summer touristic season. This underwater monitoring stations is placed at a depth of 35 meters.