Blue and fin whales observed on a seafloor array in the northeast pacific.

  title={Blue and fin whales observed on a seafloor array in the northeast pacific.},
  author={M. A. Mcdonald and J. Hildebrand and S. C. Webb},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  volume={98 2 Pt 1},
  • M. A. Mcdonald, J. Hildebrand, S. C. Webb
  • Published 1995
  • Physics, Medicine
  • The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
  • Calling blue and fin whales have been tracked using relative travel times and amplitudes from both direct and multipath arrivals to a seafloor array of seismometers. Calls of three fin whales swimming in the same general direction, but several kilometers apart, are believed to represent communication between the whales because of signature differences in call character, an alternating call pattern, and coordination of call and respiration times. Whale call tracks, call patterns, call character… CONTINUE READING
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