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A North Atlantic right whale feeds on the surface of Cape Cod bay off the coast of Plymouth. (Michael Dwyer/AP)
A North Atlantic right whale feeds on the surface of Cape Cod bay off the coast of Plymouth. (Michael Dwyer/AP)

Ever think about what it sounds like under the sea?

Well, imagine sound was how you navigated the world around you — and imagine that world was steadily getting louder, harder to navigate, and drowning you out.

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Leila Hatch, marine ecologist with the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, which is managed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

This segment aired on July 11, 2019.

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