Publications & Presentations


  • Ainsley S. A, Yurk H., Vagle S., Pilkington J, Canessa R. (2018). The underwater acoustic environment at SGaan Kinghlas-Bowie Seamount Marine Protected Area: Characterizing vessel traffic and associated noise using satellite AIS and acoustic datasets. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 128: 82-88. DOI 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2018.01.014.
  • McWhinnie L, Halliday WD, Hilliard C, Insley SJ, Canessa R (2018). Vessel traffic in the Canadian Arctic: management solutions for minimizing impacts on whales in a changing Northern region. Ocean and Coastal Management. 160: 1-17
  • Halliday WD, Insley SJ, de Jong T, Mouy X (2017) Seasonal patterns in acoustic detections of marine mammals near Sachs Harbour, Northwest Territories. Arctic Science 1(20): 2368-7460. DOI 10.1139/AS-2017-0021
  • Halliday WD, Insley SJ, Hilliard RC, de Jong T, Pine MK (2017) Potential impacts of shipping noise on marine mammals in the western Canadian Arctic. Marine Pollution Bulletin 123: 73-82. DOI 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.09.027
  • Insley SJ, Halliday WD, de Jong T (2017) Seasonal patterns in ocean ambient noise near Sachs Harbour, Northwest Territories. Arctic 70: 239-248. DOI 10.14430/arctic4662
  • McWhinnie, L, Smallshaw, L, Serra Sogas, N., O’Hara, P.D., Canessa, R. (2017). The Grand Challenges in Researching Marine Noise Pollution from Vessels: A Horizon Scan for 2017″ in Front. Mar. Sci. 4:31. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00031
  • Williams R., A.J. Wright, E. Ashe, L.K. Blight, R. Bruintjes, Canessa, C.W. Clark, S. Cullis-Suzuki, D.T. Dakin, C. Erbe, P.S. Hammond, N.D. Merchant,P.D. O’Hara, J. Purser, A.N. Radford, S.D. Simpson, L. Thomas, M.A. Wale (2015). Impacts of anthropogenic noise on marine life: Publication patterns, new discoveries, and future directions in research and management. Ocean & Coastal Management 115:17-25


  • O’Neill, C., J. Wladichuk, Z. Li, A.S. Allen, H. Yurk, and D. Hannay. 2017. Cumulative Noise Modelling in the Salish Sea. Document 01369, Version 1.0. Technical report by JASCO Applied Sciences for Noise Exposure to the Marine Environment from Ships (NEMES), University of Victoria.
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