International Fund For Animal Welfare
The storm may be to blame for the death of a pilot whale that wound up stranded off Chatham.
Four stranded dolphins among a herd of eight caught swimming during low tide on Thanksgiving on Cape Cod have been rescued.
Even at a sturdy 70 tons, the North Atlantic right whale is no match for the huge ships that cross its path carrying cargo, passengers and the threat of lethal collisions.
Dolphins are stranding themselves in record numbers on the Cape and researchers don’t know why.
An animal welfare organization says up to 30 dolphins have been found stranded on five Cape Cod beaches, and only 11 were able to be released.
A young female harbor porpoise was rescued and released Thursday morning after it became stranded.