British Divers Marine Life Rescue
British Divers Marine Life Rescue (photo: Steve Marsh)
British Divers Marine Rescue

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2010-07-23 16:02:49

Dead whale at Seasalter

Dead whale at SeasalterBDMLR medics were alerted to a large dolphin swimming close to shore at Warden Bay, Isle of Sheppey late on Wednesday evening. No positive identification of the animal was made and no further sighting was reported.

On Thursday morning the body of a whale was found at Seasalter near Whitstable, early reports are that is probably a Sowerby’s Beaked Whale. The body has been removed from the beach and taken for a post mortem examination and positive identification.

Julia Cable
BDMLR Administrator