This report concerns the outdoor noise environment including A-scale measurements, spectra and variations with location. Intruding noises of constant level and intermittent single events are discussed. Finally the reactions and annoyance of communities are surveyed and the results are related to noise pollution levels and traffic noise index. Growth of intruding noises and residual noise are mentioned, followed by some recommendations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Volume 3 of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Report to the President and to the Congress on Noise.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Wyle Laboratories

    128 Maryland Street
    El Segundo, CA  United States  90245
  • Publication Date: 1971-12-31

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 100 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00261127
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NTID300.3
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 22 1974 12:00AM