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Acoustic restoration: using soundscapes to benchmark and fast-track rehabilitation of ecological communities
  • Elizabeth Znidersic,
  • David Watson
Elizabeth Znidersic
Charles Sturt University

Corresponding Author:eznidersic@csu.edu.au

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David Watson
Charles Sturt University
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We introduce a new approach—acoustic restoration—focusing on the applied utility of soundscapes for restoration, recognizing the rich ecological and social values they encapsulate. Broadcasting soundscapes in disturbed areas can accelerate recolonization of animals and the microbes and propagules they carry; long duration recordings are also ideal sources of data for benchmarking restoration initiatives and evocative engagement tools.
16 Nov 2021Submitted to Ecology Letters
18 Nov 2021Submission Checks Completed
18 Nov 2021Assigned to Editor
25 Nov 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
18 Jan 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
20 Jan 2022Editorial Decision: Revise Major
07 Feb 20221st Revision Received
08 Feb 2022Assigned to Editor
08 Feb 2022Submission Checks Completed
15 Feb 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
23 Mar 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
28 Mar 2022Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
06 Apr 20222nd Revision Received
06 Apr 2022Assigned to Editor
06 Apr 2022Submission Checks Completed
08 Apr 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Apr 2022Editorial Decision: Accept