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Heavy Metal Poisoning in Scotland's Beached Whales


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- 1189 days ago - theecologist.org
High levels of toxins mercury and cadmium have been found in all organs of the whales recently beached on Scotland's North Sea coast, including the brain



   

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Animae C (508)
Tuesday February 16, 2016, 3:41 am
Ohhhhh that's horrific!!!! : ''' (
 

pam w (139)
Tuesday February 16, 2016, 5:36 am
DAMMIT!
 

Winn A (179)
Tuesday February 16, 2016, 6:38 am
OMG
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Tuesday February 16, 2016, 2:38 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cal.
This is absolutely awful! Leaves me speechless otherwise----and angry.
 

Leslene Dunn (84)
Tuesday February 16, 2016, 10:41 pm
Shocking, just absolutely disgraceful!
 

Arild Warud (174)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 2:18 am
TY Cal.
 

SylvieBusy A (190)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 3:15 am
Noted. Thank you for sharing, Cal.
 

Nicola F (0)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 3:21 am
Very sad.
 

BackSoon Fowler (33)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 3:29 am
Unfortunately, this does not come as that big a surprise. (I feel so sorry for the animals that share this planet with human beings, they can do nothing about what we do to this planet. We are seeing mass die offs, of the creatures on this planet including ourselves, time will tell what the outcome will be)

I eat sea food less and less as the years go by, and only eat local fish two or three times a year. Because of my concern for the pollutants we human discard everyday into the oceans.
 

BackSoon Fowler (33)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 3:30 am
Again I forgot to thank you Cal for bringing this to our attention.
 

Stella G (403)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 4:05 am
Notato purtroppo, e non mi stupirebbe se la nuova ricerca, desse conferma che i metalli presenti nelle balene, le abbia condotte a comportamenti, che le hanno portate alla morte. Noi umani stiamo distruggendo tutto il bello del nostro pianeta. Grazie Cal per condividere.
 

Angelika Kempter (96)
Wednesday February 17, 2016, 7:07 am
Thank you Cal for sharing
 
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