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How Beluga Whales use Sound

The mysterious squeaks and whistles of beluga whales Presented by Lesley Evans Ogden SOURCE: BBC Earth A cacophony of squeaks, clicks and whistles erupts from the frigid waters of Cunningham Inlet in the Canadian Arctic. Though reminiscent of squeaky bath toys, these squeakers are very much alive. Swimming at the surface are hundreds of icy-white […]

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Listen to Ocean Sounds

Ocean Conservation Research Sound Library Since the end of “easy oil” the fossil fuel industries are driven ever deeper into offshore oil and gas deposits. The industry as a whole contributes a substantial amount of noise to the sea. Second only to shipping noise in ubiquity is the noise of seismic airgun surveys. The surveys […]