615 Dead Dolphins Discovered on Peruvian Coast, Oil Exploration Thought to be Responsible

April 4, 2012 by  
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Researchers from ORCA Peru and BlueVoice .org have discovered 615 dead dolphins along a 135km stretch of the coast of Peru, according to a statement from BlueVoice. While the research, sanctioned by the Peruvian Ecological Police has not determined a definitive cause for the horrific “Unexplained Mortality Event”, Dr. Yaipen Llanos of Orca Peru fears that the fatalities may have been caused by sonic blasts used in oil exploration. Read the rest of 615 Dead Dolphins Discovered on Peruvian Coast, Oil Exploration Thought to be Responsible Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Blue Voice , dolphin death , Hardy Jones , Oil environment , oil exploration , oil industry , ORCA Peru , Peru Dolphins , Sonic Blasts , Unexplained mortality event , western gray whale , whale death , Yaipen Llanos

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