Why are hundreds of dolphins washing up dead on U.S. Gulf coast?

Why are hundreds of dolphins washing up dead on U.S. Gulf coast?
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Scientists are puzzled by a disturbing trend in the waters along four Gulf Coast states.

Almost 300 dead and dying dolphins have washed ashore since February. …

[F]rom Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle, coastline residents keep seeing a dolphin die-off.

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They’re all bottlenose dolphins, which live closest to shore. Many were adults. The single-day record is nine.

Last week, NOAA’s Marine Mammal Stranding Program – which Fougeres oversees — designated this die-off an Unusual Mortality Event, or UME.

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