All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘dolphin virus’

Dead Dolphins Washed Ashore on the Peru Coast Last Month

Wildlife experts have confirmed that last January over 400 dolphins washed up on the beaches of northern Peru, which is not too far away from the borders of nearby neighbor Ecuador. Two hundred were washed ashore within the first three weeks and by the end of the month, 200 more were determined dead. Twice that amount was found in Peru …

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Deadly Dolphin Virus Strikes The East Coast

A deadly virus has caused over 700 dolphins on the east coast to wash up on shore dead. The virus appears to be similar to the measles virus that is known to attack humans and the organism responsible is called the morbillivirus. Scientists believe that even though over 700 have washed up on shore throughout the last few months, the …

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