As in previous years, the programme will be structured around the following general themes and abstracts are invited for any of the below themes.

  1. General underwater acoustics; soundscapes
  2. Animal sound production and use of sound
  3. Hearing and masking in aquatic fauna
  4. Impaired hearing (TTS and PTS)
  5. Behavioural responses to sound
  6. Other individual effects of sound
  7. Population-level, ecosystem and long-term effects
  8. Regulation and management of sound