NYTimes: Gulf Dolphins Exposed to Oil Are Seriously Ill, Agency Says

Title: Gulf Dolphins Exposed to Oil Are Seriously Ill, Agency SaysSource: NYTimes.comAuthor: LESLIE KAUFMANDate: … Read more >>

10% of dead dolphins found along Gulf coast during 2011 were “coated in oil”

Dead dolphins, turtles still washing ashore along gulf coast, St. Petersburg Times by Craig Pittman, April 8, 2011 … Read more >>

Oiled dead dolphin found near the end of March — NOAA: “Even though they have oil on them, it may not be the cause of death”

“We did not say that the dolphins have died because of the oil, just that they have come back with oil on them.” … Read more >>

NOAA ship kills three dolphins in Gulf — Lab analyzing carcasses

NOAA spokeswoman Connie Barclay said the pantropical spotted dolphins were caught Wednesday … Read more >>

Dead baby dolphin washes up in Florida — Indicates something about environment’s health says expert (VIDEO)

Dead Baby Dolphin on Innerarity Point, WKRG, March 29, 2011 … Read more >>

NOAA stranding expert: Dolphin carcasses are washing up daily — “At least two on Tuesday in Louisiana”

Blair Mase, NOAA’s stranding coordinator for the Southeast … Read more >>

6 dead dolphins found in Massachusetts — “Only recently weaned from their mothers”

The harbor porpoises that were found were yearlings that were underweight … Read more >>

“Gag order” issued in dolphin death investigation — “It throws accountability right out the window” says biologist

Government tightens lid on dolphin death probe, Reuters, March 25, 2011 at 12:16 pm EDT … Read more >>

BP speaks out on mass dolphin deaths: Cold water, virus, infection, or naturally occurring neurotoxin — No mention of oil/Corexit

Read BP exec’s Facebook Q and A, Palm Beach Post, March 18th, 2011 … Read more >>

9 more dead dolphins found this week, Gulf total now 114 this year — NOAA has yet to send out ANY samples for testing

“It is surprising that it has been almost a full year since the spill and they still haven’t selected labs for this kind of work,” — Ruth Carmichael, a marine mammals specialist at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab … Read more >>

Just In: EIGHT more dead dolphins found in Mississippi and Alabama

IMMS Dolphin Count, March 14, 2011 …

Another dead baby dolphin found at Pass Christian, MS

IMMS Dolphin Count, March 11, 2011 …

Dead baby dolphin yesterday in Waveland, Mississippi — Media no longer reporting findings, only offering speculation and alternate explanations

Institute for Marine Mammal Studies, Stranding Summary 2011, March 7, 2011 … Read more >>

Cold or HOT water could be to blame for ‘abortion storm’ says leading newspaper reporting on dolphin deaths — Calls Corexit “nontoxic”

Dolphin mystery just one piece of oil-spill puzzle, Sun Herald, March 5, 2011:

[S]cientists …

“Not Normal”: Top side of dead dolphin is all black — Skin is most definitely burned says expert (VIDEO)

More Dead Dolphins Wash Up On Orange Beach Alabama, jerrycope1, March 3, 2011:

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Four dead dolphins found visibly oiled — Reuters can’t get story straight, reports NONE showed signs of oil contamination

What caused dolphin deaths – oil spill or cold snap?, Reuters, March 4, 2011:

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Head of Dauphin Island Sea Lab discusses “competing” for future BP funding & BP’s “intent” behind giving them money… During BP-funded video

See also: Dauphin Island Sea Lab Scientist “Bought” by BP Runs Amuck, Calling Spill a Good Thing … Read more >>

Four more dead dolphins found this morning in Alabama, Mississippi (PHOTO)

Four More Dead Dolphins wash up in Alabama & Mississippi, WKRG, March 3, 2011:

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Veterinarian who suggests measles-related illness may be causing ‘abortion storm’ in dolphins admits virus “is NOT known for causing infected animals to abort”

PLUS: NOAA’s excuse also questioned by head of the Sarasota Dolphin Research Program … Read more >>

Report: Particularly deadly night on Perdido Key, FL (PHOTOS)

One more Juvenile Porpoise and Turtle found this morning. … Read more >>

At least six more baby dolphins found in Alabama and Mississippi alone

“On Saturday, one calf was confirmed dead on Cat Island. On Sunday, calves were … Read more >>

Fox News: Dolphins are canary in the coalmine — “Whatever happens to them WILL eventually happen to us” (VIDEO)

Geraldo at Large, Fox News, February 26, 2011:

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Scientist on baby dolphin deaths: We expect something is wrong with the food chain (VIDEO)

Geraldo at Large, Fox News, February 26, 2011:

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Researcher undergoes “decontamination” after working with dead baby dolphins

Researchers carry a heavy load with dolphin deaths, Sun Herald, February 26, 2011:

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Dolphins could get fatal “megadoses” from oil that was found in crab larvae

Evidence of Gulf Contamination in Blue Crab, CBS/AP, August 9, 2010:

…[S]cientists began finding …

Two dead baby dolphins found with “what looked like oil on their faces” — “We really can’t speculate” on what caused their death

Gulf Spill Investigated As Cause Of Dolphin Deaths, NPR, February 25, 2011:

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Why NOAA’s reasons for baby dolphin deaths don’t make much sense

Cold Weather? Strandings? Red Tide? …

Toxicologist: Toluene and PAHs are known to cause spontaneous abortions — Oil disaster effects “may be hitting more quickly than anybody imagined”

Dead Infant Dolphins: Veteran Toxicologist Ties Oil Toxins to “Spontaneous Abortions” in Mammals, Stuart … Read more >>

“Hustling” NOAA now in charge of investigating baby dolphin deaths — “Likely will take MONTHS”… remember Poland?

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

NOAA will give …

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 …