1. Kloser, R. J., Ryan, T. E., Young, J. W., and Lewis, M. E. 2009. Acoustic observations of micronekton fish on the scale of an ocean basin: potential and challenges. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 66: 998-1006.
  2. Ryan, T. E., Downie, R. A., Kloser, R. J., and Keith, G. 2015. Reducing bias due to noise and attenuation in open-ocean echo integration data. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 72: 2482-2493.
  3. Overview of data collection, management and processing procedures of underway acoustic data - IMOS Ships of Opportunity sub-facility. Version 1.01, May 2011.
  4. IMOS SOOP-BA NetCDF Conventions
  5. A Matlab visualisation tool for Ships of Opportunity Bio-acoustic NetCDF files is available here.

Facility Leader: Dr Rudy Kloser

Email: rudy.kloser(at)csiro.au

Phone +61 (0)3 6232 5389

The Ships of Opportunity Publication Report - If you have any questions regarding the data, or corrections, or would like to add a publication or presentation that uses IMOS data please contact the IMOS office via email: publication(at)emii.org.au.

Your access to IMOS Ships of Opportunity data discovery and exploration is through the Australian Ocean Data Network (AODN) Portal.