Michael Jasny is a Senior Policy Analyst at the Natural Resources Defense Council.
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Monday, May 06, 2013
Death and Denial
On June 9, 2008, at least 60 dolphins stranded along the coast of Cornwall, England, in what was by far the largest common dolphin mortality ever seen in UK waters. For hours, rescuers tried to lead them back to sea – often unsuccessfully, as some of the animals were panicked and others just milled about in tight circles, resistant to saving.