Thursday, December 15, 2005

Winter storm responsible for whales and dolphins deaths

Biologists now believe last week’s winter storm took a terrible toll on wildlife. At least nine whales and 24 dolphins died after they got stranded on the Cape Cod shoreline.Scientists are now studying the carcasses to learn more about how the animals died. They suspect the dophins and whales got stuck in shallow water during high winds and changing tides.

Quick "Facts about Dolphins"