14 Feb '12, 5pm

Mystery! At Least 260 Dead Dolphins Wash Up In Peru | Care2 Causes

The cause of these deaths remains uncertain, but there have been reports that the dolphins may have been killed by the impact of oil exploration. As reported in globalpost , Carlos Yaipen of ORCA, a non-governmental group that focuses on helping ocean creatures in the south Pacific, suggested the dolphins may have been killed by the impact of off-shore oil exploration and drilling in the region. Since over 650 dolphins have washed up on the Gulf coast shores since the BP oil spill there, this explanation makes sense. And if the reason behind the dying dolphins in Peru is indeed toxicity in the ocean environment, it signifies a large issue that needs to be addressed. At least 260 dead dolphins have washed up over the past week on a 66-mile stretch of coastline 500 miles north of Lima, Peru, but no one knows why. Local fishermen have been doubly surprised, since these mammal...

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