under discussion
Created: April 2, 2024
Proposer: John Horne, Mark Yamane, Rob Cermak
Proposed Date: 2024-03-18
Change Date: April 2, 2024, 11:16 a.m.
Term: acoustic_proportion_occupied_in_sea_water
Unit: 1
Unit ref: UUUU
Acoustic proportion occupied is occupied volume divided by the volume sampled. Occupied volume is the integral of the ratio of acoustic_volume_backscattering_strength_in_sea_water above -90 dB to the reference value, 1 m2 m-2. For further details see Urmy et. al (2012) doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsr205.