Listen: Beached sperm whale found with 220 pounds of trash in stomach
"Dead whale washed up on Scottish beach the other day further degrading the already fragile. Standing of Scotland on travel and leisure's great beaches news of the world rankings. The whale was identified as an adolescent male sperm whale according to the group who found the whale Smith's the Scottish Marine Animals strandings scheme Oh mercy what sort of plan is that to Strand poor marine animals away hold on. I'm being informed smashes actually against the stranding of animals really even when a dolphin or a belugas dropped off wrapped in a blanket at a local firehouse. Anyway you really had had me. I Dunno eyebrow raised with your name Scottish marine animal strandings and then if you'd have gone with organization or group I get it but what. The Scottish Marine animals stranding scheme it does seem suspicious but according to Smith's quote in this well stomach was approximately one hundred kilograms grams of marine debris. All this material was in a huge ball in the stomach and some of it looked like it had been in there for some time. The animal was in particularly poor condition. Well I guess except for being dead and whilst that that say no Scottish and whilst it certainly is plausible that this amount of debris was a factor in its live stranding. We actually couldn't find evidence that this had impacted or obstructed the intestines honestly earnestly credit to small for not over emphasizing the role that the debris might have played you can't prove that felled the great leviathan or the Teen Leviathan. But I gotTa think the two hundred twenty twenty pounds of garbage in your belly. It just can't be a good thing. It's not like the whale equivalent of Multivitamin or a copper bracelet. I mean in two hundred twenty pounds of garbage did no harm then. Sebastian gorka still be employed by the trump administration. Am I right now. I'm not he weighs more than twenty at least two fifty soaking wet. which by the way is the usual way? Wales are weighed but I was actually keen to investigate what comprised the garbage. What was it made of? And according two small us as reported by the Sunday Herald Youtube site which is an odd institutions. Since the Sunday Herald Actual newspaper went out of business a little over a year ago but the youtube site quoted smarts reporting the constituent parts of the garbage thusly researches who examined the animal founded its stomach contained almost one hundred kilograms of land and sea waste including sections of net rope plastic cups bags gloves packing straps and achieving"