Last month, an acoustic monitoring Buoy was put in place in the New York Bight, listening out for sounds from some of the world's largest mammals. A joint project between the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the Wildlife Conservation Society's New York Aquarium, the buoy has already picked up sounds from a heard of fin whales – the second largest whale species on the planet.
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