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Recent Mass Whale Strandings And What We Can Do To Help

Mass Whale strandings are becoming a very frequent and unpleasant occurrence.

A Beached Sperm Whale. They Are Prone To Mass Whale Strandings

A Beached Sperm Whale. This Species Is Prone To Mass Whale Strandings

Whale strandings commonly known as beaching, is an unpleasant phenomenon in which these massive aquatic animals strand themselves on a beach. Beached whales, and dolphins, often die due to collapsing under their own weight, dehydration, or drowning during a high tide.

Several scientific explanations of strandings have been proposed in the past; however none have so far been widely accepted as a reason for this behavior. Actually, scientists have never really understood what drives whole

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