Researchers recently attached recording devices to killers whales in Southeast Alaska which revealed clues about how they search out prey and when they prefer to feed. This story is an encore of an interview done in 2007.
Dr. Volker Deecke’s latest paper
A BBC story done recently on research of killer whale vocalizations
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