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COASTGUARD CALLED AFTER DEAD DOLPHIN FOUND ON BEACH

Coastguard officers from Ventnor have been called to invesitgate the discovery of a dolphin on a beach near Chale.

A member of the public found the deceased mammal earlier morning (Thursday), prompting a response from Ventnor Coastguard Rescue Team.

The dolphin has been located and Coastguard officers are now working on a plan of action to reach it given the remote location. They must taken measurements and collect other information.

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It is expected that the local authority will arrange for the recovery of the dolphin in due course. Members of the public should not approach.


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