Ketos 2.0 is here!

The last six months, we have been busy improving Ketos in response to the feedback we received at the November workshop in Victoria BC. After some sweat and tears, we are proud to finally announce the release of Ketos 2.0, which includes a bunch of new functionalities and fully re-worked Read more…

Discovery Portal Webinar

Last week, MERIDIAN’s data management team gave a webinar about the MERIDIAN Discovery Portal. You can watch the webinar, which was hosted by the Portage Network, on CARL Youtube channel (An Introduction to MERIDIAN and the MERIDIAN Discovery Portal) and review the slide deck in our Presentation Archive. Enjoy!

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Kadlu package release

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, MERIDIAN’s Data Analytics team is releasing a new ocean acoustics software package. Named Kadlu after the Inuit goddess that creates thundery weather, the package provides tools to accurately model ambient noise levels in the ocean. The first version of Kadlu includes methods for Read more…

Workshop Report on arXiv

The full report of the MERIDIAN-ONC workshop “Detection and Classification in Marine Bioacoustics with Deep Learning” held in November 2019 in Victoria, BC, has been finalized and can be found at We hope the report will serve both as a comprehensive summary of the discussions that took place at Read more…