The release simply points to continued research into the technology that supports Ocean Guardian’s claim that their device is head and shoulders above the rest. “New research undertaken in Australia in late 2017 and early 2018 (led by highly regarded Associate Professor Charlie Huveneers of Flinders University) was commissioned by the wales/” title=”View all articles about New South Wales here”>New South Wales Department of Primary Industries and resulted in Ocean Guardian’s shark deterrent for surfers being proven as the only device to significantly reduce risk,” explains the release. “Reduce risk” in other words means that in an “enticed baited scenario” the FREEDOM+ Surf system worked 60% of the time. “In the test environment, you’re effectively surfing on top of a dead whale,” said Ocean Guardian CEO Lindsay Lyon.
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