1. Home
  2. Sustainability
  3. Environment
  4. Our stories
  5. Monitoring our impact on turtles in Trinidad & Tobago

nba比分最高的比赛:Monitoring our impact on turtles in Trinidad & Tobago

Our work in Trinidad & Tobago requires great sensitivity, not least because the country is host to one of the world’s largest nesting populations of leatherback turtles
Turtle in the sand

nba比分188 www.y2w8y.com.cn In 2016 we finalized plans for a seismic survey to map and evaluate the potential for new underwater oil and gas reserves. Such surveys involve vessels that emit predominantly low frequency sound pulses by releasing compressed air into the water. The subsequent sound waves are reflected off the geological formations that lie below the seabed and are recorded.

We discussed the potential impact that these sound waves might have on turtles and marine mammals with local marine authorities and the marine scientific community.

We also consulted with local organizations, such as Nature Seekers, and marine mammal observers. These groups work closely with the local fishing community, whose activities provide valuable information on turtle movements.

Because of this collaboration, we were able to plan our seismic surveys to avoid areas located within 30 kilometres of the coastline and considered sensitive for the local turtle population during nesting season. Most importantly, this work will help to inform the future approaches that others take?–?both inside and outside our industry?–?when working with turtles in Trinidad & Tobago and elsewhere.

  • 西安幼升小入学难问题出在哪儿教育部门将统筹协调安排 2019-04-25
  • 特朗普敬礼被批相关新闻 2019-04-24
  • ENGM.初晨达成600助攻 EDGM.浪浪达成700助攻 2019-04-23
  • 相思湖边包鱼粽 孝心满满全家欢 2019-04-22
  • 通过医疗,住房,都是乘人之危,太缺德,中国历史上绝无仅有。 2019-04-22
  • 丰富产品序列 曝力帆轩朗纯电动申报图 2019-04-21
  • 石林旅行地中国国家地理网 2019-04-21
  • 华东地区海空联合演练载200人客机坠海 直升机出动 2019-04-20
  • 新闻漫评——鱼骨拼图 春城壹网 七彩云南 一网天下 2019-04-20
  • 把环保责任镶嵌到组织管理架构中去 2019-04-19
  • 人民网中东中心分社记者报道集 2019-04-18
  • Lorgane législatif chinois décide de la composition du nouveau gouvernement 2019-04-17
  • 工商总局等七部门关于防范代币发行融资风险的公告 2019-04-16
  • 澳门修订《司法组织纲要法》 涉国安法案件限中国籍法官审理 2019-04-16
  • 政协网络在线-天山网 2019-04-15
  • 199| 842| 724| 263| 978| 818| 306| 945| 624| 629|