The Whale Museum News & Events
Updated: October 14, 2003
Navy to limit its use of sonar
Environmental groups and the U.S. Navy have struck a deal to dramatically limit the peacetime use of a new kind of sonar in the world's oceans after scientists found the technology can harm marine life, including whales and dolphins.
See the story in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, which quotes Whale Museum Research Associate David Bain.