Letter to the Editor: Dolphin Dies After Beaching in Ocean City

Dolphin beachings and deaths will increase along the East Coast if proposed seismic airgun testing is permitted in the Atlantic Ocean l Photo: © OCEANA / Soledad Esnaola

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To the editor:
This letter is in response to the July 24 article titled, “Dolphin dies after beaching in Ocean City.”
I was deeply dismayed to read about a bottlenose dolphin beaching itself and dying, and even more upset to read that there have been an increase in the number of strandings this summer. It frightens me to think that strandings like this could soon become a common sight on beaches along the entire East Coast.

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