What is ambient noise?
ambient noise meaning acoustic signals originating from a variety of underwater sources, such as propeller cavitation, engine noises, animal sounds, wind, waves, and rain
The sounds produced by the spotted boxfish,Ostracion meleagris,contribute to the ambient noise on Pacific reefs. (Photo: Hawai’i Coral Reef network)
reference: Coral Reef Information System – GlossaryWhat is