New device lets you listen to Puget Sound orcas in real time

FILE--In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, an endangered female orca leaps from the water while breaching in Puget Sound west of Seattle, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. -- A new device is allowing you to listen to southern resident orcas as they make their way back into Puget Sound.

There isn't much activity right now, but the season is just beginning.

The sound is coming from a new hydrophone the Orca Network just installed at Bush Point on the west side of Whidbey Island.

In the fall and early winter, orcas spend a lot of their time feeding on salmon in Puget Sound.

You can listen for yourself at

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