How Unusual is that Dolphin Stranding on Oregon Coast?

How Unusual is that Dolphin Stranding on Oregon Coast?

Published 06/16/2018 at 7:02 PM PDT
By Oregon Coast Beach Connection Staff

(Manzanita, Oregon) – On June 9, the north Oregon coast’s Seaside Aquarium responded to a call about a stranded creature on the sands of Nehalem Bay State Park and discovered something very rare: a female northern right dolphin. (2008 photo above courtesy Keith Chandler, Seaside Aquarium).

The cause of death is still to be determined, but one thing is for sure: these are extremely rare. See Oregon Coast Rarity: Stranded Dolphin Only Seen

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