Subject: Echolocation

Lori Mazzuca (lorim@soest.hawaii.edu)
Fri, 16 May 1997 07:30:58 -1000 (HST)

3.  How far can a whales echo travel?
	Many of the sounds travel for miles, yet it is the lower
frequencies that travel a great distance.  I have heard that some sounds
of the largest great whales can travel over 1,000 miles!  

On Thu, 15 May 1997, Sirianni Hardwoods, Inc wrote:

> Lori,
>      Hi. I am working on a report for science class on echolocation. Here 
> are a few of my questions:
> 
> 1. Do different species of whales communicate? 
> 
> 2. Do whales and dolphins ever communicate?
> 
> 3. How far can a whale's sound and echo travel?
> 
> Thanx 4 your time! I hope to here from you soon!!!!!!
>