Environmental group says seismic testing could risk Florida’s economy

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Oil-searching airguns that blast sound pulses 100,000 times more intense than a jet engine could injure and kill thousands of dolphins and whales in the Atlantic Ocean, according to a new report.

Kirsten Massebeau‘s insight:

“Imagine a rocket being launched out of your living room every 10 seconds, 24 hours a day, for days to weeks at a time,” Matthew Huelsenbeck, report author and marine scientist at Oceana, said in a press release. “

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