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Humpback Whale -- Megaptera novaeangliae More
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Paul J Perkins
30 Mar 1970 at 16:40

    Geography
  • Puerto Rico
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  • 18.16667   -67.41667
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  • Stereo
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  • Sennheiser MKH 20
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NOTES: LNS notes: This is a 2-channel recordings, with the hydrophone signal on the left channel and voice announcements on the right channel. 24Nov20003 SAS. Reel notes: "Time 1542. 30 Mar 70. BQR-3. 1 Hump sound. 2 Humps here (one in background). Full continuous reel of a Hump call. Sequence, several. Animal surfaced 3 times, 30 fath pinnicle close by. (3 sequenced if we got the first). Signal cut outs are on tape." Deck Wildlife Watch: "Weather: cloudy. Wind: 10 SW. Sea state: 1/2. Visibility: Good. Hour watch start: 1345. Date: 30 March 1971. Vessel: R/V/ Trident. Cruise: #8. Ship's position at Start: Mayaguez Harbor. 1650. Sighted humpback whales - started whole info sheet W70CR#80-1. Recorded + worked with whales for 1 1/2 hrs. Sperm whale was heard during this time." Remarks: "1600 on station at before. Various cse + speed chasing whale to LAT 18¡10'N LONG 67¡25'W." SEAOCEAN

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