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Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

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Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

Here is a 2 hour old link to a NYT article on the deep water whales. To me their fins look like a dolphins

…nytimes.com/2013/…

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1. Re: Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

A great shame, and something of a mystery why certain species of whale end up beaching themselves like this.

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2. Re: Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

Another set of Pilot Whales dying ... this time on Kice Island ... within eye sight of South Marco.

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3. Re: Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

Article in local paper says ... the US Navy wasn't doing sonar tests in the area.

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4. Re: Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

The local Rookery Bay Nature Preserve people ARE involved with the second pilot whale beaching and deaths.

See

https://rookerybay.org/news/pilot-whale-stranding.html?utm_source=February+2014&utm_campaign=E-NEWS&utm_medium=email

5. Re: Pilot Whale's Stranded South of Marco In Everglades

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