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Sapphos Environmental, Inc. conducts noise monitoring and analyses in-house. Noise is defined as unwanted sound. The effects of noise can range from interference with sleep, concentration, and communication, to physiological and psychological stress. At the highest intensity levels, noise can also cause hearing loss. Sapphos Environmental, Inc. has extensive experience analyzing projects of varying scale and complexity, from community centers to renewable energy projects. Sapphos Environmental, Inc. conducts noise monitoring with a Larson Davis Spark 706 Type II Sound Level Meter and utilizes SoundPLAN, WindPRO, and other industry-leading software. Sapphos Environmental, Inc. provides noise monitoring, analysis, and reporting for many applications, including CEQA and NEPA support, constraints and opportunities, identification for project siting, and compliance monitoring.
• Noise monitoring (Larson Davis Spark 706 Type II Sound Level Meter)
• Noise modeling (SoundPLAN and WindPRO software)
• Noise analysis and reporting
• Baseline noise determination
• Construction noise monitoring