Scientific discoveries are often the result of serendipity- including the discovery of something completely unexpected which leads to more questions than answers. A chance recording of bowhead whales in Disko Bay, Greenland, and piggy-backing a hydrophone on an oceanographic mooring in Fram Strait revealed unexpected information about bowhead whale singing behavior. Many tens of distinct songs are sung by a population in a single season.
Southern Resident Killer Whales: Is their Time Running Out?
As part of the 2016-17 Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series, Denise Attwood and Ric Conner will deliver their talk,