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This beached whale at Failaka Island has been found to be between 15 to 20 meters long.
Whether wildlife officials in a given region consider a dead beached whale a biohazard or not is local decision, but nevertheless experts agree that only trained professionals should go anywhere near a dead wild animal to prevent the spread of bacterial infection alone, no matter whether any industrial pollutants might be oozing out.
What about beached whales? Is that a form of suicide?
The current situation, with a depth of water of only one and a half metres in places, can only get worse and the prospect of a warm, dry summer could even lead to boats being stranded like beached whales.
Seems I took a less than serious stance on beached whales in my column last week, and my fellow citizens were letting me know of their grave disapproval of this.
For 21 years, Whale Rescue Team volunteers have relieved entangled or beached whales, dolphins, seals, sea lions and sea birds along the California coast.
With 60 per cent of the UK's whale and dolphin strandings occurring along the coast of Scotland, the ambulance will play a vital role in reaching and helping beached whales, dolphins and porpoises in the shortest time.
Elsewhere, perfectly spaced in what could almost be military formation, beached whales expire in a row on the sand (Approximately 17 of 41 Sperm Whales That Beached and Subsequently Died, Florence, Oregon, June 1979, 1979/2003); a man gazes with inexplicable suspicion at his lawn sprinkler (Hailey, Idaho, June 1980, 1980/2003); and a little girl in a bathing suit stands in the midst of a barren salt flat, near a lonely picnic table and a trash can bearing the legend PITCH IN!
The five remaining beached whales (which included one yearling) had to be moved twice before they reached their final destination.
CLEAR CHIMES had three dog pups by Kinda Magic, two brindles and a fawn - and at three weeks old they look like beached whales.
After Japan threatened to withdraw from the June International Whaling Commission meeting in Berlin over its whaling conservation platform, a Fisheries Ministry panel announced a solution to the mysterious natural phenomenon of beached whales: Eat them.
BEACHED whales and dolphins could find themselves in good hands along the coast of North Wales in future.