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Dead whales, sea lion wash up near Long Beach Peninsula

A sperm whale, a baby gray whale, a sea lion and several birds were found dead along the Long Beach Peninsula. A storm system with high winds and heavy surf was blamed for the deaths. Sources: Dead whales, sea lion … Continue reading

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Dead whales on Papamoa Beach

Two adult and two juvenile whales were found dead on Papamoa Beach located in the Bay of Plenty on the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island. Officials from the Department of Conservation collected blood and tissue samples from the … Continue reading

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