“Ships’ noise is serious problem for killer whales and dolphins, report finds”

An endangered female orca leaps from the water while breaching in Puget Sound west of Seattle.

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Noise emanating from passing ships may disturb animals such as killer whales and dolphins far more than previously thought, with new research showing that the animals’ communication and ability to find prey could be hampered by the underwater din.

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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

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