NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings

THE offshore petroleum and environment regulator is asking operators and those undertaking seismic surveys to take a more robust and consistent approach to recording marine mammal data, hoping it will improve.

NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings NOPSEMA urges better data capture for whale sightings
It said it has received a lot of data in what it calls "non-standard formats" or datasets of poor quality or inconsistent recordings.