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Broadband Acoustic Receiver (Hydrophone)

A Hydrophone is a passive acoustic sensor that listens for earthquakes, sea creatures, and human-generated noise in the ocean. The Broadband Acoustic Receiver (Hydrophone) measures the acoustic signal of marine mammals, fish, wind, and rain in the water column.

Data Products

This instrument records the following data products. To learn more about a data product, select its name.

Instrument Models

The OOI includes the following instrument models for this instrument type.

Series Make Model
HYDBBA Ocean Sonics icListen HF

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