Sea turtle deaths up along Gulf Shores, joining dolphin trend

Sea turtle deaths up along Gulf Shores, joining dolphin trend

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Federal scientists trying to figure out why dolphin deaths along the Gulf of Mexico are up this year now have a second challenge: a sharp jump in sea turtle deaths in some Gulf areas…

Original Article and Video, Reuters

Dolphin toll from BP oil spill far higher: study
The discovery of more than 100 dead dolphins on Gulf of Mexico shores likely reflects only a small fraction of the total killed by the BP oil spill last year, a study suggested on Wednesday.

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