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Accession Number PB2013-110887
Title Minute Man National Historical Park Acoustical Monitoring 2008-2009.
Publication Date Aug 2013
Media Count 38p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract In 2006, the Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division (NSNSD) received a technical assistance request to collect baseline acoustical data at Minute Man National Historical Park (MIMA). During the winter (December 2008 February 2009) and summer (July - September 2009) two sites were deployed per season for approximately 30 days each. The baseline data collected during this period will help park managers and planners estimate the effects of future noise impacts and will help to inform future park planning objectives such as creating soundscape management plans. The sound sources of great concern at MIMA include the ongoing development and expansion of an adjacent civilian airport.
Keywords Acoustical monitoring
Aircraft noise
Data collection
Environmental management
Minute Man National Historical Park
National parks
Natural resource management
Noise impact
Noise measurements
Sound levels


 
Source Agency National Park Service
NTIS Subject Category 68B - Noise Pollution & Control
91L - Recreation
85A - Air Transportation
48C - Natural Resource Surveys
Corporate Author National Park Service, Fort Collins, CO. Natural Resource Program Center.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Natural resource technical rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1326
Contract Number N/A

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