24 Mar '12, 2pm

Post BP oil disaster -- Gulf dolphins not doing well -- many dying:

Over 675 wild dolphins have been stranded in the northern Gulf of Mexico since February 2010. Most of them were found dead, but 33 were alive and seven were taken to rehabilitation centers. The average number of dolphin strandings for the northern Gulf is 74 per year, according to NOAA. So the numbers documented since 2010 are much higher than they would be normally. Additionally, NOAA marine mammal biologists and their local, state, federal and other research partners have found bottlenose dolphins in the Barataria Bay, Louisiana area are very ill. Their preliminary results from studying 32 live dolphins showed many of them are anemic, and underweight. Also some have low blood sugar and signs of liver and lung disease. Almost half have low levels of hormones which help stress responses, immune function and metabolism. Researchers fear some of the dolphins in the study won...

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Over 675 Gulf Dolphins Stranded Since 2010

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