Noise Pollution

Author and audiologist Jan L. Mayes shares educational content and resources on community noise sources and environmental noise pollution causing preventable hearing loss, tinnitus, hyperacusis, impaired speech in noise performance, and loss of music enjoyment.

The Next Extinction Quiz: Southern Resident Killer Whales

Scientists predict the next species to go extinct on Earth will be Southern Resident Killer Whales. There are 3 pods left of this unique species of whales. They live in the Salish Sea in the Pacific Ocean off the coasts of British Columbia, Canada and Washington State, USA. Species extinction is a global issue that …

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Federal Air Pollution Plus Noise Pollution Public Policy

[Featured image by Adam Schwarz on Unsplash] With global awareness rising about climate change, it has never been more important to find out where government authorities stand on federal air pollution plus noise pollution public policy. The combined public health risk from air pollution plus noise pollution is worse than either alone. Fighting air pollution …

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