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# strandings - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Tánaiste orders Department to assist with investigation into beaked whale deaths
# Washed Up
# Washed Up

Tánaiste orders Department to assist with investigation into beaked whale deaths

Sep 15th 2018, 7:15 AM 11,917 Views 10 Comments

Since the beginning of August, a minimum of 19 Cuvier’s beaked whales washed up dead on the Irish coast.

# strandings - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Record number of dead beaked whales washed ashore in Ireland this month
# Something Fishy
# Something Fishy

Record number of dead beaked whales washed ashore in Ireland this month

Aug 28th 2018, 6:20 AM 21,626 Views 17 Comments

During the same period at least 13 were found in Scotland and two in Iceland.

# strandings - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Concern sonar may be causing strandings as seven more whale deaths reported
# West Coast
# West Coast

Concern sonar may be causing strandings as seven more whale deaths reported

Aug 9th 2018, 3:35 PM 27,106 Views 27 Comments

The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group believes that sonar has played a role in the recent strandings.

# strandings - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Three beaked whales wash ashore in 'highly unusual' strandings
# North-west
# North-west

Three beaked whales wash ashore in 'highly unusual' strandings

Aug 8th 2018, 6:15 AM 27,643 Views 3 Comments

About 175 whale and dolphin strandings have been reported so far this year.

# strandings - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Number of whales and dolphins washing up on Irish coasts at record levels
# Strandings
# Strandings

Number of whales and dolphins washing up on Irish coasts at record levels

Feb 17th 2018, 11:00 AM 19,375 Views 22 Comments

Dr Simon Berrow from the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group called the figures “unprecedented”.

# strandings - Saturday 18 February, 2017

56 dolphins and whales have washed up on Irish beaches so far this year
# Record Number
# Record Number

56 dolphins and whales have washed up on Irish beaches so far this year

Feb 18th 2017, 12:00 PM 12,395 Views 32 Comments

This is the highest number at this stage of the year since records began.

# strandings - Friday 4 March, 2016

Foreign supertrawlers blamed for 'dolphin carnage' off Irish coast
# Strandings
# Strandings

Foreign supertrawlers blamed for 'dolphin carnage' off Irish coast

Mar 4th 2016, 10:51 AM 19,828 Views 29 Comments

Marine enthusiasts say rising numbers of dolphins appear to be drowning after getting caught in fishing nets off the northwest coast.

# strandings - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Why are there mass strandings of sea lions in California?
# Mammal Rescue
# Mammal Rescue

Why are there mass strandings of sea lions in California?

Apr 21st 2013, 5:00 PM 8,026 Views 17 Comments

One sea lion pup even turned up seven miles inland at a mobile phone shop.