Success! First Recordings from the Yucatan EAR!
The first sounds from the Ecological Acoustic Recorder have successfully been recorded and retrieved. This is the first acoustic monitoring data from the region, and we are excited to listen to them.
Last September, when we deployed the EAR off the coast of Isla Contoy, it looked like this:
When we retrieved the EAR, after four months of deployment, it looked like this:
We brought it back to the lab, disassembled it, retrieved the data, reset the recorder and put it back together.