2400% increase in baby dolphin deaths: Only ONE was reported in first two months of 2009 along MS, AL coasts


Baby dolphin deaths get feds’ attention, Sun Herald, February 24, 2011:

Of specific concern to local researchers is these stillborn or infant dolphins are dying before the birthing season for bottlenose dolphins gets into full swing in March.

Also, in the first two months of 2009 there was only one calf death reported and in the first two months of 2010 only two.

In the first two months of this year, there have been 24 reported to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport.

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