Marine debris likely a contributing cause in Kaua‘i sperm whale death
LIHU‘E — Following a 15-hour long examination of the 60-ton sperm whale that washed up on the reef fronting Lydgate Beach Park on Friday, researchers believe ingestion of artificial marine debris contributed to its death.
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