More testing needed to determine cause of death of thousands of fish, WWL New Orleans, September 14, 2010:
Then, on Monday, came the discovery of a dead baby whale near Venice. ...
As for the dead whale, the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is currently storing it in a freezer. They are now in discussions with NOAA and the Audubon Institute about who will conduct the necropsy to determine the cause of death.