Welcome to Biowaves
We are a small business specializing in marine bioacoustics research and technologies. Our diverse team of scientists and engineers is committed to providing high quality research, monitoring, data collection and analysis, technology development, noise monitoring, and mitigation of the effects of human activities on living marine resources. Please view our mission statement.

The 178th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America

Chief Scientist, Tom Norris, presenting real-time passive acoustic monitoring results of the a large-scale vessel survey of western Canadian offshore waters at the Acoustical Society of America Meeting in San Diego. See PRISMM project...

SonarPoint – Sound Localization and Recording System

We recently developed a modular system of affordable autonomous recorders called SonarPoint. This system consists of an array of 3-5 recorders that are precisely time-synchronized to allow localization and tracking of marine mammals and...

176th Meeting of the ASA

Chief Scientist Tom Norris recently co-chaired a special session on ‘Passive Acoustic Density Estimation: Recent advances and outcomes’ for the 176th Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the Canadian Acoustical Association held in...

ACS San Diego

Founder and Chief Scientist Tom Norris gave a talk at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography for the American Cetacean Society (San Diego Chapter) about applying new passive acoustic technologies to issues in conservation biology....