PAMBuoy: Species ID

PAMBuoy® systems identify vocalising species using bespoke versions of the detectors developed by Doug Gillespie for the industry standard software PAMGUARD.

The following species (or species groups) can be detected and identified using PAMBuoy®/PAMGUARD:

  • Harbour porpoise
  • Bottlenose dolphins
  • Dolphins (a general whistle and click detector for dolphins)
  • Beaked whales
  • Sperm whales
  • Vaquita
  • Baleen whales
  • Beluga whales

Some of these detectors are in development for PAMBuoy® and bespoke detectors can be developed depending on your needs. Please get in touch if you have specific questions.