Shipping noise in the North Atlantic could impact population levels of the whales, new research shows

Increased shipping noise is disrupting the foraging behaviour of humpback whales in the North Atlantic, according to a new study.

Scientists in the US and UK said their findings could impact upon the numbers of humpback whales in the long term.

Read the full article: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/10/shipping-noise-impares-ability-of-humpback-whales-to-forage-study-shows