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Puzzling spate of strandings
Puzzling spate of strandings

10 Cuvier's beaked whales have stranded in Scotland and Ireland in less than one month

Internationally famous solitary dolphin seen in Scotland for first time
Internationally famous solitary dolphin ...

Internationally famous solitary dolphin seen in Scotland for first time (Photo: Nic Davies)

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19-1-2015 09:40 Risso's Dolphin 20 lmouth of lochshel...
19-1-2015 09:45 Unidentified Dolphin species 15 Off cliffs at Swor...
6-1-2015 11:00 Harbour Porpoise 15 Mallaig
5-1-2015 15:00 Harbour Porpoise 4 Kyle of Tongue, Su...
3-1-2015 10:30 Unidentified Dolphin species 10 Ardanalish Bay map...
1-1-2015 12:30 Harbour Porpoise 2 Off Rubh'an Dunain...
28-12-2014 14:30 Harbour Porpoise 3 Gott Bay
28-12-2014 13:01 Harbour Porpoise 2 Inner Sound, South...
18-11-2014 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 9 Sanaigmore, Isle o...
18-11-2014 10:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 9 Saligo Bay, Isle o...
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