Two Dugongs Found Dead on Phang Nga Beach

Krabi –

Two dugongs were found dead on a beach in Mueang Phang Nga district on Saturday (May 11th).

The Phang Nga Fishery Office told the Phuket Express that they were notified from local residents that two dugongs were found dead on a beach in the Baan Mak Noi area in the Koh Panyee sub-district.

They arrived at the beach to find two female dugongs. One was 3.5 meters long and the other was 2.5 meters long. The two dugongs were taken to the Sireetarn Marine Endangered Animals Rescue Center to find out their exact cause of death.

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.