Posted: Aug 20, 2013
By Associated Press
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. –
The number of mysterious dolphin deaths has increased to more than 160.
Media outlets report additional dolphins were found along Virginia’s coast on Monday. That put the deaths in August at more than 70 — more than the annual average.
The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center reports that 25 dolphin corpses were recovered on Friday and Saturday. Stranded dolphins are turning up in other states on the East Coast.