Let's Practice!

Listen to these recordings to see if you can identify what you hear. Use the call library below to remind yourself of what each call sounds like. Check the box next to each sound you think you hear. When you're ready, click "Next" to see whether you're right!

Easy, Part 1

First try a single call. 

Make the sound louder or softer by moving the green bar left or right while the call is playing.

What do you hear?

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Call

Play

Sounds like

S1

Play this orca call

A cowboy saying "Yee-haw!"
Used mostly by J Pod but shared by all 3 [Spectrogram]

S16

Play this orca call

A kitten's "mew"
Used mostly by K Pod but shared by all 3. If heard with S17 it’s K Pod [Spectrogram]

S19

Play this orca call

A slide whistle
Used by L Pod exclusively [Spectrogram]