Application of geoacoustic inference to assess the diurnal effects of photosynthetic activity in a seagrass meadow
"Seagrasses provide a multitude of ecosystem services: they alter water flow, cycle nutrients, stabilize sediments, support the food web structure, and provide a critical habitat for many animals. However, due to threats to seagrass meadows and their associated ecosystems, these habitats are declining globally. Acoustical methods can be a powerful remote sensing tool to efficiently monitor seagrass meadows, alleviating the problem of space and time aliasing associated with traditional spot measurements. [...]"
Source: Earth and Space Science Open Archive
Authors: Megan Ballard et al.