NEW YORK (Reuters) - The carcass of a dolphin that died after becoming mired in a notoriously toxic New York City canal has been removed and will be sent for a necropsy, a marine research group said on Saturday. The animal, a common dolphin, was first spotted in Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal on Friday morning, where it was described as looking disoriented and unwell as it struggled to avoid getting ...
A dolphin trapped in the Gowanus Canal drew rescuers who were reluctant to intervene before high tide, when it might have swum free on its own, but the animal died.
Marine experts say a dolphin seen shaking black gunk from its snout after wandering into a polluted canal in New York may well have been ill before it lost its way and died.
An injured dolphin that became stranded in Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal died Friday, a marine foundation said.
NEW YORK (AP) ? A wayward dolphin that swam into a polluted canal on Friday died before high tide, marine experts said.
NEW YORK (AP) ? A wayward dolphin that meandered into a polluted urban canal, riveting onlookers as it splashed around in the filthy water and shook black gunk from its snout, died Friday evening, marine experts said.
An injured dolphin became stranded in Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal and authorities were working on a rescue plan.
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