Garbage kills: in Britain, found a dead sperm whale with 100 kg of waste in the stomach

Мусор убивает: в Британии нашли мертвого кашалота со 100 кг отходов в желудке

In the UK, where the Bank of the river threw the whale in Scotland was found dead sperm whale with 100-pound “ball” of debris in the stomach.

This writes CNN.

In particular, a dead sperm whale was retrieved fishing nets, ropes, packing tape, bags and plastic cups. Specialists in cetaceans is not yet decided, however, contributed to a debris of the death of the whale.

But the locals who found the carcass of a dead sperm whale on the beach last week, I believe that these autopsy results indicate the growing problem of ocean pollution. A resident of a neighboring town stated that “it was a sad sight to see from the stomach of the animal, pull fishing nets and debris”.

Мусор убивает: в Британии нашли мертвого кашалота со 100 кг отходов в желудке

Members of the Scottish organisation which investigates deaths of whales and dolphins, conducted the autopsy of the sperm whale to try to determine the cause of his death.

“The animal was in very bad condition… Although the amount of debris was probably the reason for his release to the coast, we were unable to find evidence that this has led to intestinal obstruction“, — stated in the message of the organization in the Network.

Мусор убивает: в Британии нашли мертвого кашалота со 100 кг отходов в желудке

Also employees of the organization added that the amount of plastic in the stomach awful. This demonstrates once again the dangers that trash in the ocean or discarded equipment for fishing can cause to marine life.

As previously reported “FACTS” in Norway, the whale”spy” returned the girl iPhone that fell in water.

We read in the Telegram channel, Facebook and Twitter

Share Button