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September 1, 2016
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Scientists Now Listening for Whales in New York Waters With Real-time Acoustic Buoy

Scientists working for WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) New York Aquarium and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) now have an “ear” for the New York region’s biggest “voices and singers”— the whales of New York Bight.

January 27, 2013
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Scientists Use Marine Robots to Detect Endangered Whales

Two robots equipped with instruments designed to “listen” for the calls of baleen whales detected nine endangered North Atlantic right whales in the Gulf of Maine last month. The robots reported the detections to shore-based researchers within hours of hearing … Continue reading

April 27, 2011
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Prey-tell: Why Right Whales Linger in the Gulf of Maine

As they might with most endangered animals, scientists consider the whereabouts and activities of right whales extremely important.  “It is helpful to know where they go, why they go there and what they do when they’re there,” says Mark F. … Continue reading