Effects of Noise
Activities such as finding desirable habitat and mates, avoiding predators, protecting young, and establishing territories are all dependent on the acoustical environment.
WildernessWhen noise covers up natural sounds, the entire, natural ecosystem shows the effects. Places of deep quiet are most vulnerable.
The specific sounds associated with our history or cultural heritage not only teach us about the past, they connect us to distant times and places in a way that few other things can.
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