Dolphin Found Dead on Beach in Krabi

Krabi –

A dolphin was found dead on a beach in Krabi.

The head of the Than Bok Khorani National Park Mr. Siriwat Suebsai told the Phuket Express that he was notified from a village headman earlier this week about the sad incident. Local fishermen had found a dead dolphin on the Ao Muang Beach in the Ao Luek district.

They arrived at the scene to find the dead female dolphin. No wounds were found on the outside of the dead dolphin. It was 2.37 meters long and weighed 200 kilograms.

The dead dolphin was taken to the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources Office for an autopsy to find the exact cause of death.

A dead sea turtle was also recently found in Phuket.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.